Saint Thomas Elementary School

  • Saint Thomas Elementary School serves 33 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower 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 21-39% (which is lower than the North Dakota state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Saint Thomas Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in North Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the North Dakota state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Dakota state average of 25%.

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School Overview

  • Saint Thomas Elementary School's student population of 33 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students33 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Saint Thomas Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 6:1 has increased from 5:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Saint Thomas Elementary School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ND)
Overall School Rank#416 out of 454 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
18%
4%
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White
76%
75%
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Two or more races
6%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Saint Thomas Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ND.
Diversity Score0.390.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt Thomas 43 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, ND Dept. of Education

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