Dakota Elementary School



Dakota Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dakota Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 32
K 74
1 59
2 53
3 41
4 32
5 39
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dakota Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Minot Afb, ND in the Minot 1 School District. It enrolls 330 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dakota Elementary School is the 62nd largest public school in North Dakota and the 38,904th largest nationally. It has 14.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 330
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.53

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Dakota Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 182
(55%)
2,932
(52%)
 Female 148
(45%)
2,699
(48%)

Dakota Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 193
(58%)
4,292
(76%)
 Hispanic 56
(17%)
446
(8%)
 Black 38
(12%)
318
(6%)
 Two or More 19
(6%)
227
(4%)
 Asian 11
(3%)
91
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 10
(3%)
37
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
220
(4%)

Dakota Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 240
(73%)
3,881
(69%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 55
(17%)
446
(8%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 35
(11%)
1,304
(23%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 254 ranked schools in North Dakota, Dakota Elementary School is ranked 68th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dakota Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (27.3%) is slightly lower than the state average of 33.1%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Dakota Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 511
2006 467
2007 443
2008 407
2009 375
2010 433
2011 457
2012 429
2013 436
2014 337
2015 330

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.3
2006 13.9
2007 13.5
2008 13.2
2009 12.9
2010 14.7
2011 14.7
2012 13.8
2013 14
2014 11.6
2015 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.26418786692759
2006 0.26552462526767
2007 0.38600451467269
2008 0.4029484029484
2009 0.39466666666667
2010 0.39491916859122
2011 0.46608315098468
2012 0.38228438228438
2013 0.36926605504587
2014 0.30860534124629
2015 0.27272727272727

Compare Dakota Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,240.5% 12.4:1
 
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 27.3%
 
State Average 33.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Dakota Elementary School
Minot Afb, ND
Public PK - 05 330 14:1  
Memorial Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 169 11.8:1 1 miles
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Lewis and Clark Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 465 14.2:1 12 miles
Bishop Ryan High School
Minot, ND
Private PK - 12 445 9:1 13 miles
Dakota Memorial High School
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Private 04 - 12 64 4:1 13 miles
Bel Air Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 374 17:1 13 miles
Roosevelt Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 173 11.5:1 13 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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