Fargo Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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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:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Fargo 1 School District Details

Fargo 1 School District
415 4th St N
Fargo, ND 58102

11,520 Students enrolled in District

22 Schools in District

13 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Fargo 1 School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to North Dakota

(10 is best)

Better than of ND school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
50%
45%
51%
47%
48%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Ben Franklin Middle School
1420 8th St N
Fargo, ND, 58102
06-08
Bennett Elementary School
2000 S 58th Ave
Fargo, ND, 58104
KG-05
Carl Ben Eielson Middle School
1601 13th Ave S
Fargo, ND, 58103
06-08
Centennial Elementary School
4201 25th St S
Fargo, ND, 58104
KG-05
Clara Barton Hawthorne Elementary School
1417 6th St S
Fargo, ND, 58103
KG-05
Discovery Middle School
1717 40th Ave S
Fargo, ND, 58104
06-08
Eagles Elementary School
3502 University Dr
Fargo, ND, 58104
KG-05
Early Childhood Special Education School
1305 9th Ave S
Fargo, ND, 58103
PK-PK
Ed Clapp Elementary School
3131 S 28th St
Fargo, ND, 58103
KG-05
Fargo Davies High School
7150 25th St S
Fargo, ND, 58104
09-12
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 74.4% 76.0%
Black 13.3% 5.2%
Hispanic 5.2% 5.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.4% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 2.8% 11.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 33.1% 33.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 27.7% 27.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.4% 5.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,434 $96,475,000 55.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $659 $7,542,000 4.3%
Staff $406 $4,643,000 2.7%
General Administration $306 $3,506,000 2.0%
School Administration $908 $10,386,000 6.0%
Operation $1,262 $14,431,000 8.3%
Transportation $461 $5,279,000 3.0%
Other $392 $4,486,000 2.6%
Total Support $4,395 $50,273,000 28.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,420 $27,686,000 15.9%
Total Expenditures $15,249 $174,434,000 100.0%
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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