Wahpeton High School

  • Wahpeton High School serves 333 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the North Dakota state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the North Dakota state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% 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 High School's student population of 333 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students333 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wahpeton High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wahpeton High School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.24. 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#32 out of 450 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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American Indian
4%
12%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
4%
4%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
90%
75%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wahpeton High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ND.
Diversity Score0.190.24
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Graduation Rate80-84%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
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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