Sweetwater Elementary School
Sweetwater Elementary School serves 249 students in grades 1-4.
Sweetwater Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in North Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the North Dakota state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the North Dakota state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the North Dakota state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the North Dakota state average of 26% (majority American Indian).
Sweetwater Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in North Dakota for:
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Percent Eligible For Free Lunch
Sweetwater Elementary School's student population of 249 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Sweetwater Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 458 schools in North Dakota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Sweetwater Elementary School is 0.47, which is more 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 Data
State Level (ND)
Overall Testing Rank
#11 out of 458 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ND Dept. of Education
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