Watford City High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2313 Wolves Den Parkway
Watford City, ND 58854
Phone
(701) 444-3624
District
MCKENZIE CO 1
County
MCKENZIE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
549
Classroom Teachers
39

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to North Dakota

3

(10 is best)

Better than 21.7% of ND schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

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

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 30 43
Proficiency in Reading 37 48
Proficiency in Math 22 38

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 30 41
Proficiency in Reading 42 45
Proficiency in Math 17.0 36

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 35 44
Proficiency in Reading 47 55
Proficiency in Math 22 34

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.06
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.75
AVG FOR STATE 12.30
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 102 18.6%
Grade 8 113 20.6%
Grade 9 89 16.2%
Grade 10 99 18.0%
Grade 11 83 15.1%
Grade 12 63 11.5%
Total 549 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 84.2% 82.0% 76.9%
Black 1.5% 1.6% 4.5%
Hispanic 9.5% 11.9% 4.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.9% 1.1% 1.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 3.9% 3.3% 12.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 29.3% 28.9% 34.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 24.2% 24.9% 28.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.1% 4.0% 5.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 8,827 760,077
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 5.9 11
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 9.3% 7.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.7% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 37.6% 35.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.0% 24.1%
65 OR OLDER 10.4% 14.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 2,865 314,903
Single Parent Households With Children 8.0% 8.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.8% 92.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 26.3% 29.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 21.7% 11.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 22.6% 16.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.2% 14.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 22.3% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 8.2% 17.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.4% 12.7%
$15,000 or less 5.6% 9.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,583 $9,084,540 18.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $193 $266,340 0.5%
Staff $336 $463,680 0.9%
General Administration $314 $433,320 0.9%
School Administration $498 $687,240 1.4%
Operation $1,122 $1,548,360 3.2%
Transportation $698 $963,240 2.0%
Other $103 $142,140 0.3%
Total Support $3,265 $4,505,700 9.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $25,742 $35,523,960 72.3%
Total Expenditures $35,590 $49,114,200 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,321 $834,539,095 44.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $414 $47,178,425 2.5%
Staff $421 $47,997,303 2.5%
General Administration $487 $55,565,240 3.0%
School Administration $654 $74,512,280 4.0%
Operation $1,068 $121,793,214 6.5%
Transportation $522 $59,456,745 3.2%
Other $374 $42,690,391 2.3%
Total Support $3,941 $449,210,623 23.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,252 $598,682,041 31.8%
Total Expenditures $16,513 $1,882,450,560 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%

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