Wahpeton High School

Wahpeton High School serves 375 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the ND average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Wahpeton High School operates within the Wahpeton 37 School District.
Wahpeton 37 School District's 96% graduation rate is higher than the ND state average of 91%.

School Overview

The student population of 375 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 375 students
Wahpeton High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Wahpeton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Wahpeton High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Wahpeton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.19. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ND) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 12:1
Wahpeton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
5%
9%
Wahpeton High School American Indian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
3%
4%
Wahpeton High School Black Students (1993-2013)
Black
1%
3%
Wahpeton High School Black Students (1995-2013)
White
91%
81%
Wahpeton High School White Students (1989-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.17 0.19
Wahpeton High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
14%
24%
Wahpeton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
6%
Wahpeton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Wahpeton 37 School District's student population of 1,237 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 96% has increased from 77% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,429 in this district is less than the state average of $13,359. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,760 is less than the state average of $13,236. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Wahpeton 37 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 1,237 222
Wahpeton 37 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 96% 91%
Wahpeton 37 School District Graduation Rate (1993-2014)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $3 MM
Wahpeton 37 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $13 MM $3 MM
Wahpeton 37 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,429 $13,359
Wahpeton 37 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,760 $13,236
Wahpeton 37 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, ND Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Southeast Region Career & Technical Center (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wahpeton Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Zimmerman Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WahpetonWahpeton Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 264 students
    0.2 miles
    1209 Loy Ave
    WahpetonND 58075
    (701)642-6687
    0.26-8264
  • WahpetonCircle Of Nations Middle School
    Grades: 5-8
    0.3 miles
    832 8th St North
    WahpetonND 58075
    (701)642-3796
    0.35-8n/a
  • WahpetonWahpeton Spec Ed UnitSpecial Education School

    0.4 miles
    508 9th St North
    WahpetonND 58075
    (701)642-5499
    0.4n/an/a
  • WahpetonZimmerman Elementary School
    Grades: PK-KG | 127 students
    0.4 miles
    508 9th St North
    WahpetonND 58075
    (701)642-3050
    0.4PK-KG127
  • WahpetonCentral Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 471 students
    0.8 miles
    212 3rd Ave North
    WahpetonND 58075
    (701)642-8328
    0.81-5471

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