Sunrise Elementary School

  • Sunrise Elementary School serves 641 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (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 61% (which is higher than the North Dakota state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Sunrise Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in North Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the North Dakota state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the North Dakota state average of 26%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Sunrise Elementary School's student population of 641 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students641 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Sunrise Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sunrise Elementary 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 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sunrise Elementary School is 0.13, 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)#43 out of 454 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sunrise Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:112:1
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American Indian
3%
12%
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White
93%
74%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sunrise Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in North Dakota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sunrise Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ND.
Diversity Score0.130.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sunrise Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Dakota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBismarck 1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ND Dept. of Education

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