Avg. test scores 7%
High school dipl. 8%
Bachelors degree 16%

Grand Forks school information

IndexGrand ForksNorth DakotaNational
Average Test Scores46%42%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:112:116:1
Total public schools1827279,221
Total private schools44724,874
Total post-secondary schools3307,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Grand Forks are 7% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 18 public schools in Grand Forks
  • 90.7% of people in Grand Forks have completed 8th grade
  • 90.0% of people in Grand Forks have completed high school
  • 35.0% of people in Grand Forks have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Grand Forks

      IndexGrand ForksNorth DakotaNational
      Completed 8th grade90.7%90.7%84.3%
      Completed high school90.0%88.3%83.0%
      Completed some college69.4%64.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree46.9%41.6%38.5%
      Completed bachelors35.0%28.2%30.3%
      Completed masters12.4%7.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.4%2.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.4%1.1%1.3%

      Grand Forks, ND School Districts

      • Grand Forks Public School District 1

      There are a total of 18 public schools, 4 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools in Grand Forks. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Grand Forks, ND schools is 46%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Grand Forks, ND, an average of 90.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.0% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Manvel, ND39062%26%
      Fisher, MN46258%17%
      Thompson, ND1,19653%8%
      East Grand Forks, MN8,63653%7%
      Grand Forks, ND55,83146%7%

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      St. Peters, MO55,82067%37%
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      Manhattan, KS55,90952%6%
      Kettering, OH55,72085%72%
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      Grand Forks, ND55,83146%7%
      Source: The Grand Forks, ND education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.