Velva 1 School District

101 4th St W
Velva, ND 58790
(District boundaries shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%

Top Rankings

Velva 1 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in North Dakota for:

Category
Attribute
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 451 students in Velva 1 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in North Dakota.
Public Schools in Velva 1 School District have an average math proficiency score of 45% (versus the North Dakota public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 44% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the North Dakota public school average of 28% (majority American Indian and Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (ND)
# Schools
2 Schools
527 Schools
# Students
451 Students
119,760 Students
# Teachers
37 Teachers
9,943 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Velva 1 School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 168 school districts in North Dakota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80-89% has increased from 80% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (ND)
#45 out of 169 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Velva 1  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
45%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Velva 1  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of ND by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
53%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Velva 1  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of ND by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
80-89%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Velva 1  School District and public school graduation rate of ND by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.11
0.46
# American Indian Students
4 Students
12,729 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
11%
# Asian Students
1 Student
1,638 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
11 Students
7,212 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
6%
# Black Students
2 Students
6,049 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
425 Students
86,697 Students
% White Students
94%
73%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
314 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
8 Students
5,121 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
1
2,836
# Students in K Grade:
31
9,801
# Students in 1st Grade:
26
9,291
# Students in 2nd Grade:
32
9,271
# Students in 3rd Grade:
34
9,194
# Students in 4th Grade:
39
9,219
# Students in 5th Grade:
33
8,902
# Students in 6th Grade:
40
8,892
# Students in 7th Grade:
38
9,038
# Students in 8th Grade:
46
9,167
# Students in 9th Grade:
36
9,481
# Students in 10th Grade:
26
8,711
# Students in 11th Grade:
35
8,083
# Students in 12th Grade:
34
7,874
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,541 in this school district is less than the state median of $17,988. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,754 is less than the state median of $17,989. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (ND)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$7 MM
$2,154 MM
This chart display total revenue of Velva 1  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in ND by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending (20-21)
$7 MM
$2,154 MM
This chart display total spending of Velva 1  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in ND by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student (20-21)
$15,541
$17,988
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Velva 1  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in ND by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student (20-21)
$14,754
$17,989
This chart display average spending per public school student in Velva 1  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in ND by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Velva 1 School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Velva High School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
101 4th St W
Velva, ND 58790
(701) 338-2022
Grades: 7-12
| 215 students
Rank: #22.
Velva Elementary School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
101 4th St W
Velva, ND 58790
(701) 338-2022
Grades: PK-6
| 236 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Velva 1 School District?
Velva 1 School District manages 2 public schools serving 451 students.
What is the rank of Velva 1 School District?
Velva 1 School District is ranked #44 out of 168 school districts in North Dakota (top 30%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2021-2022 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of North Dakota school districts for: Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%) and Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
What is the racial composition of students in Velva 1 School District?
94% of Velva 1 School District students are White, 2% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Velva 1 School District?
Velva 1 School District has a student/teacher ratio of 12:1, which is equal to the North Dakota state average of 12:1.
What is Velva 1 School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $14,754 is less than the state median of $17,989. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 2 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 451 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • : 80-89% (Top 20% in ND)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 45% (Top 50%)
  • : 53% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ND Dept. of Education

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