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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 3 public schools in Steele County, ND, serving 144 students.
  • Steele County, ND public school have an average math proficiency score of 51% (versus the North Dakota public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 64% (versus the 47% statewide average). Schools in Steele County have an average ranking in the top 5% of North Dakota public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Steele County, ND are Finley-sharon Elementary School, Hope High School and Finley-sharon High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the North Dakota public school average of 26% (majority American Indian).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is less than the North Dakota public school average of 12:1.

Top Steele County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Finley-sharon Elementary School Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank: Top 5%
    201 3rd St E
    Finley, ND 58230
    (701)524-2420

    Grades: K-6 | 42 students
  • Finley-sharon High School Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    201 3rd St E
    Finley, ND 58230
    (701)524-2420

    Grades: 7-12 | 41 students
  • Hope High School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank: Top 20%
    100 Bates Ave
    Hope, ND 58046
    (701)945-2473

    Grades: 7-12 | 61 students
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