Wahpeton Elementary School

  • Wahpeton Elementary School serves 475 students in grades 1-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 17% (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 24% (which is lower than the North Dakota state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the North Dakota state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the North Dakota state average of 25%.

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School Overview

  • Wahpeton Elementary School's student population of 475 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students475 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wahpeton Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wahpeton Elementary School is 0.38, 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#434 out of 450 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:112:1
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American Indian
9%
12%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
10%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Wahpeton Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Wahpeton Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
78%
75%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wahpeton Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ND.
Diversity Score0.380.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWAHPETON 37 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, ND Dept. of Education

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