Wahpeton High School

  • Wahpeton High School serves 386 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the ND average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 20%.
  • 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 386 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 386 students
Wahpeton High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Wahpeton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Wahpeton High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Wahpeton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.21. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ND) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 13:1
Wahpeton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
5%
9%
Wahpeton High School American Indian Students (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Wahpeton High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
2%
4%
Wahpeton High School Black Students (1993-2015)
Black
2%
4%
Wahpeton High School Black Students (2005-2015)
White
91%
80%
Wahpeton High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Wahpeton High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Wahpeton High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Wahpeton High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown ND All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 0.21
Wahpeton High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
12%
24%
Wahpeton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
8%
6%
Wahpeton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Wahpeton 37 School District's student population of 1,240 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 96% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,489 in this district is less than the state average of $16,553. The district revenue/student has grown by 40% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,406 is less than the state average of $16,523. The district spending/student has grown by 75% over four years.
School District Name Wahpeton 37 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 1,240 199
Wahpeton 37 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 96% 91%
Wahpeton 37 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $17 MM $3 MM
Wahpeton 37 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $20 MM $3 MM
Wahpeton 37 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,489 $16,553
Wahpeton 37 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $16,406 $16,523
Wahpeton 37 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, ND Dept. of Education

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