Plaza Elementary School

  • Plaza Elementary School serves 86 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-89% (which is higher than the North Dakota state average of 43%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-89% (which is higher than the North Dakota state average of 51%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Plaza Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in North Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the North Dakota state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Dakota state average of 21%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Plaza Elementary School's student population of 86 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students86 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Plaza Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% of all 450 schools in North Dakota (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Plaza Elementary School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ND)
Overall School Rank#1 out of 450 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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American Indian
4%
9%
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Hispanic
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Plaza Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Dakota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
87%
79%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Plaza Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ND.
Diversity Score0.240.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
25%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Plaza Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Dakota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLewis And Clark 161 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, ND Dept. of Education

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