Sawyer High School

  • Sawyer High School serves 20 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (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 <50% (which is higher than the North Dakota state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Sawyer High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in North Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the North Dakota state level of 12:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Sawyer High School's student population of 20 students has declined by 64% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students20 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sawyer High School is ranked within the top 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 3:1 has decreased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sawyer High School is 0.00, 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#154 out of 454 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio3:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
12%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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White
100%
75%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sawyer High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ND.
Diversity Score0.000.42
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Graduation Rate≥50%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSawyer 16 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, ND Dept. of Education

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