Watford City Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
300 3rd St Se
Watford City, ND 58854
Phone
(701) 444-2985
District
MCKENZIE CO 1
County
MCKENZIE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1023
Classroom Teachers
67

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to North Dakota

2

(10 is best)

Better than 18.6% of ND schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

Watford City Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
35%
48%
37%
48%
32%
49%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

50 40 30 20 10 0
32%
44%
42%
44%
22%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
32%
48%
37%
47%
27%
49%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
15
15
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 6 0.6%
Kindergarten 186 18.2%
Grade 1 178 17.4%
Grade 2 164 16.0%
Grade 3 160 15.6%
Grade 4 173 16.9%
Grade 5 156 15.2%
Total 1023 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 69.7% 70.5% 76.0%
Black 3.4% 3.6% 5.2%
Hispanic 22.2% 20.3% 5.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.6% 1.6% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 3.2% 3.9% 11.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 36.0% 31.6% 33.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 31.7% 27.2% 27.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.3% 4.4% 5.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 10,641 762,062
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 7.2 11
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 10.6% 7.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.3% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 38.2% 35.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 21.4% 23.6%
65 OR OLDER 9.4% 14.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,609 318,322
Single Parent Households With Children 8.8% 8.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.3% 92.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 26.4% 30.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 17.4% 12.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 23.1% 17.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.4% 14.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.1% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 13.1% 16.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.9% 12.2%
$15,000 or less 5.0% 9.7%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,577 $10,266,000 45.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $225 $351,000 1.6%
Staff $281 $438,000 1.9%
General Administration $295 $460,000 2.0%
School Administration $505 $788,000 3.5%
Operation $1,332 $2,079,000 9.2%
Transportation $714 $1,114,000 4.9%
Other $99 $154,000 0.7%
Total Support $3,449 $5,384,000 23.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,396 $6,862,000 30.5%
Total Expenditures $14,422 $22,512,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,366 $881,437,000 48.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $443 $52,974,000 2.9%
Staff $436 $52,226,000 2.9%
General Administration $503 $60,234,000 3.3%
School Administration $669 $80,004,000 4.4%
Operation $1,087 $130,114,000 7.2%
Transportation $527 $63,027,000 3.5%
Other $375 $44,843,000 2.5%
Total Support $4,040 $483,422,000 26.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,797 $454,385,000 25.0%
Total Expenditures $15,202 $1,819,244,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

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