Southern Elementary School is located in Cando, ND and is one of 2 schools in Southern 8 School District. It is a public school that serves 88 students in grades PK, K-6.
Southern Elementary School made AYP in 2007. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of North Dakota in terms of student performance and other accountability measures.
Student Economic Level (2008)
In 2008, Southern Elementary School had 34% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. North Dakota had 31% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2008)
American Indian/Alaskan Native
Southern 8 District Spending
The Southern 8 spends $9,695 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 58% on instruction, 30% on support services, 12% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Southern 8 District
In 2008, Southern Elementary School had 8 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The North Dakota average is 12 students per full-time equivalent teacher.