Fargo Public Schools - Downtown Community Partnership

Fargo Public Schools

Fargo Public Schools is the second largest school district in North Dakota, serving more than 11,000
students and their families in grades Kindergarten through twelve.
Number of School Buildings: 23
• 16 Elementary Schools
• 3 Middle Schools
• 3 Comprehensive High Schools
• 1 Alternative High School
Enrollment: 11,208
• Elementary Enrollment (K-5): 5,400
• Middle School Enrollment (6-8): 2,510
• High School Enrollment (9-12): 3,298
Average Elementary Class Size: 20

Average Daily Attendance Rate: 95%
Graduation Rate: 85%
Average ACT Test Score:
• Fargo: 21.0
• North Dakota: 20.3
• United States: 20.8
Gifted and Talented Instruction: 10% of student population

Fourth largest employer in the Fargo-Moorhead community
• More than 1,800 employees
64% of teachers hold a Master’s degree or higher
Governed by a 9-member Board of Education

More than 10,000 meals served daily
• More than 1.5 million meals per year

Free or Reduced Lunch: 32% of students

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