Victor Solheim Elementary School

  • Victor Solheim Elementary School serves 509 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (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 55% (which is higher than the North Dakota state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the North Dakota state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the North Dakota state average of 25%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Victor Solheim Elementary School's student population of 509 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students509 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Victor Solheim Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Victor Solheim Elementary School is 0.24, 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#18 out of 450 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Victor Solheim Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in North Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Victor Solheim 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 Ratio15:112:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Victor Solheim Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of North Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
7%
12%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Victor Solheim Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in North Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Victor Solheim Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in North Dakota by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Victor Solheim Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Victor Solheim Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Dakota by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
87%
75%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Victor Solheim Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in North Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Victor Solheim Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ND.
Diversity Score0.240.42
This chart display the diversity score of Victor Solheim Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of North Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Victor Solheim Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Victor Solheim Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBISMARCK 1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, ND Dept. of Education

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