West Fargo 6 School District

207 Main Ave W
West Fargo, ND 58078
(District boundaries shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

West Fargo 6 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in North Dakota for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 25 public schools serving 12,236 students in West Fargo 6 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in North Dakota.
Public Schools in West Fargo 6 School District have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the North Dakota public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 44% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the North Dakota public school average of 28% (majority American Indian and Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (ND)
# Schools
25 Schools
527 Schools
# Students
12,236 Students
119,760 Students
# Teachers
950 Teachers
9,943 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

West Fargo 6 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 84% has decreased from 85% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (ND)
#98 out of 169 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of West Fargo 6  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
41%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West Fargo 6  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.
43%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Fargo 6  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.
84%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of West Fargo 6  School District and public school graduation rate of ND by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.48
0.46
# American Indian Students
223 Students
12,729 Students
% American Indian Students
2%
11%
# Asian Students
403 Students
1,638 Students
% Asian Students
3%
1%
# Hispanic Students
546 Students
7,212 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
6%
# Black Students
1,841 Students
6,049 Students
% Black Students
15%
5%
# White Students
8,647 Students
86,697 Students
% White Students
71%
73%
# Hawaiian Students
14 Students
314 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
562 Students
5,121 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
159
2,836
# Students in K Grade:
1,082
9,801
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,032
9,291
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,035
9,271
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,019
9,194
# Students in 4th Grade:
973
9,219
# Students in 5th Grade:
920
8,902
# Students in 6th Grade:
887
8,892
# Students in 7th Grade:
943
9,038
# Students in 8th Grade:
901
9,167
# Students in 9th Grade:
868
9,481
# Students in 10th Grade:
862
8,711
# Students in 11th Grade:
761
8,083
# Students in 12th Grade:
794
7,874
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,722 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 $18,018 is higher 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)
$192 MM
$2,154 MM
This chart display total revenue of West Fargo 6  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)
$221 MM
$2,154 MM
This chart display total spending of West Fargo 6  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)
$15,722
$17,988
This chart display average revenue per public school student in West Fargo 6  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)
$18,018
$17,989
This chart display average spending per public school student in West Fargo 6  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 West Fargo 6 School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Legacy Elementary School
(Math: 73% | Reading: 61%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5150 9th St W
West Fargo, ND 58078
(701) 356-3740
Grades: K-5
| 481 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Harwood Elementary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
110 Freedland Dr
Harwood, ND 58042
(701) 356-2040
Grades: K-5
| 132 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Westside Elementary School
(Math: 62% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
945 7th Ave W
West Fargo, ND 58078
(701) 356-2110
Grades: K-5
| 410 students
Rank: #44.
Independence Elementary School
(Math: 60% | Reading: 52%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3700 54th St S
Fargo, ND 58104
(701) 356-5890
Grades: K-5
| 530 students
Rank: #55.
Horace Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
50 Ironwood Dr
Horace, ND 58047
(701) 356-2080
Grades: K-5
| 305 students
Rank: #66.
Deer Creek Elementary School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6400 54th Ave S
Fargo, ND 58104
(701) 356-8390
Grades: K-5
| 392 students
Rank: #77.
West Fargo Middle Virtual Academy
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
207 Main Ave W
West Fargo, ND 58078
(701) 356-2001
Grades: 6-8
| 7 students
Rank: #88.
Aurora Elementary School
(Math: 51% | Reading: 45%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3420 9th St W
West Fargo, ND 58078
(701) 356-2130
Grades: K-5
| 536 students
Rank: #99.
South Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
117 6th Ave W
West Fargo, ND 58078
(701) 356-2100
Grades: K-5
| 390 students
Rank: #1010.
Cheney Middle School
(Math: 43% | Reading: 43%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
825 17th Ave E
West Fargo, ND 58078
(701) 356-2090
Grades: 6-8
| 1,053 students
Rank: #1111.
Freedom Elementary School
(Math: 47% | Reading: 41%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
401 26th Ave E
West Fargo, ND 58078
(701) 356-5221
Grades: K-5
| 574 students
Rank: #1212.
Heritage Middle School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 45%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6350 76th Ave S
Horace, ND 58047
(701) 356-5910
Grades: 6-8
| 463 students
Rank: #1313.
Brooks Harbor Elementary School
(Math: 43% | Reading: 41%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
801 22nd Ave W
West Fargo, ND 58078
(701) 356-8310
Grades: K-5
| 493 students
Rank: #1414.
Eastwood Elementary School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
500 10th Ave E
West Fargo, ND 58078
(701) 356-2030
Grades: K-5
| 383 students
Rank: #1515.
L E Berger Elementary School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
631 4th Ave E
West Fargo, ND 58078
(701) 356-2010
Grades: K-5
| 369 students
Rank: #1616.
West Fargo High School
(Math: 32% | Reading: 40%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
801 9th St E
West Fargo, ND 58078
(701) 356-2050
Grades: 9-12
| 1,475 students
Rank: #1717.
Liberty Middle School
(Math: 30% | Reading: 40%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
801 36th Ave E
West Fargo, ND 58078
(701) 356-2671
Grades: 6-8
| 1,208 students
Rank: #1818.
West Fargo Sheyenne High School
(Math: 28% | Reading: 39%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
800 40th Ave E
West Fargo, ND 58078
(701) 356-2160
Grades: 9-12
| 1,563 students
Rank: #1919.
Osgood Elementary School
(Math: 29% | Reading: 31%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5550 44th Ave S
Fargo, ND 58104
(701) 356-2190
Grades: K-5
| 558 students
Rank: #2020.
Willow Park Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4901 15th Ave S
Fargo, ND 58103
(701) 356-8360
Grades: K-5
| 468 students
Rank: n/an/a
330 3rd Ave E
West Fargo, ND 58078
(701) 356-2020
Grades: PK
| 159 students
Rank: n/an/a
Horace High School
6350 76th Ave S
Horace, ND 58047
(701) 356-5910
Grades: 9-10
| 224 students
Rank: n/an/a
311 1st Avenue E
West Fargo, ND 58078
(701) 356-2008
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
207 Main Ave W
West Fargo, ND 58078
(701) 499-1055
Grades: K-5
| 40 students
Rank: n/an/a
207 Main Ave W
West Fargo, ND 58078
(701) 356-2001
Grades: 9-12
| 23 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to West Fargo 6 School District?
West Fargo 6 School District manages 25 public schools serving 12,236 students.
What is the rank of West Fargo 6 School District?
West Fargo 6 School District is ranked #100 out of 168 school districts in North Dakota (bottom 50%) 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: Most diverse schools (Top 1%) and Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in West Fargo 6 School District?
71% of West Fargo 6 School District students are White, 15% of students are Black, 5% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are American Indian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of West Fargo 6 School District?
West Fargo 6 School District has a student/teacher ratio of 13:1, which is higher than the North Dakota state average of 12:1.
What is West Fargo 6 School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $18,018 is higher 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: 25 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 12,236 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • : 84% (Top 30% in ND)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ND Dept. of Education

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