North High School

  • North High School serves 898 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the North Dakota state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the North Dakota state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • North High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in North Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the North Dakota state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the North Dakota state average of 26%.

Top Placements

North High School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Dakota for:

School Overview

  • North High School's student population of 898 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 68 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students898 students
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Total Classroom Teachers68 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 454 schools in North Dakota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North High School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ND)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#24 out of 454 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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American Indian
3%
12%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
5%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
84%
74%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.290.43
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Graduation Rate
96%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFargo 1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ND Dept. of Education

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