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Bismarck R-V High School

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Posted July 24, 2011

Bismarck was once one of the great schools in the area but now they are trying to hard to get those great scores and the students education is suffering for it. They start pushing preparation for the yearly test almost as soon as the children return from christmas vacation. For the ones of you who do not know this preparation is only covering what the tests may contain for each grade the students then only go over this material for the next few weeks even if the students do not need to study this and would like to finish the year by learning something more useful. If a student is not scoring the scores they want then they try to say that that child is mentally hadicapped just so that they can score them on a different test. I know that a lot of the schools will try this to but then there will be many children left behind and i do not think that was the intention of the act that they are working so hard to please had in mind when it was being written.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted January 11, 2011

I went to this school kindergarden to the six grade and i loved it wish i could go back is a wonderful school


Posted August 25, 2005

There are no better schools in America than Bismarck. I worked in the High School office for 2 years until ministry work moved me out of state. My children never stop wanting to go back to Bismarck school. We miss that hometown environment. Bismarck is a great place to grow up and a great place to go to school. We miss all of it, even the cafeteria food. (Especially the biscuits and gravy for breakfast.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted May 19, 2004

I was so proud to be a 04 Bismarck graduate. The staff works hard to make each day safe, fun, and productive. Plus is is a great place to grow up in for any one.
—Submitted by a former student


Community ratings and reviews do not represent the views of GreatSchools nor does GreatSchools check their accuracy or verify the reviewers' identities. Use your discretion when evaluating these reviews.

About these ratings

The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Communication Arts

The state average for Communication Arts was 55% in 2013.

58 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
38%

2012

 
 
48%

2011

 
 
51%

2010

 
 
44%
Math

The state average for Math was 59% in 2013.

58 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
60%

2012

 
 
62%

2011

 
 
49%

2010

 
 
56%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Missouri used the Missouri Assessment Program (MAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in math and communication arts, and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The MAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Missouri. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Source: Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

Communication Arts

The state average for Communication Arts was 55% in 2013.

34 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
47%

2012

 
 
52%

2011

 
 
54%

2010

 
 
43%
Math

The state average for Math was 42% in 2013.

17 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
24%

2012

 
 
45%

2011

 
 
44%

2010

 
 
43%
Science

The state average for Science was 51% in 2013.

33 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
33%

2012

 
 
37%

2011

 
 
46%

2010

 
 
22%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Missouri used the Missouri Assessment Program (MAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in math and communication arts, and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The MAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Missouri. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Source: Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

Communication Arts

All Students38%
Blackn/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
White36%
Free or reduced-price lunch39%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient studentsn/a

Math

All Students60%
Blackn/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
White62%
Free or reduced-price lunch59%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient studentsn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Missouri used the Missouri Assessment Program (MAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in math and communication arts, and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The MAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Missouri. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

The different student groups are identified by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education; data is not reported if there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group.

Source: Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

Communication Arts

All Students47%
Blackn/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
White47%
Free or reduced-price lunchn/a
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient studentsn/a

Math

All Students24%
Blackn/a
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Free or reduced-price lunchn/a
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient studentsn/a

Science

All Students33%
Blackn/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
White33%
Free or reduced-price lunchn/a
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient studentsn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Missouri used the Missouri Assessment Program (MAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in math and communication arts, and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The MAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Missouri. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

The different student groups are identified by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education; data is not reported if there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group.

Source: Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

Algebra I

The state average for Algebra I was 57% in 2013.

61 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
56%

2012

 
 
47%

2011

 
 
55%

2010

 
 
49%
Government

The state average for Government was 57% in 2011.

32 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
57%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Missouri used the End-of-Course (EOC) Assessments to test high school students in Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, English I, English II, American History, Government, and Biology. The EOC Assessments are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Missouri for each subject. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Source: Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

Algebra II

The state average for Algebra II was 54% in 2013.

22 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
73%

2012

 
 
n/a
Biology

The state average for Biology was 75% in 2013.

47 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
72%

2012

 
 
31%

2011

 
 
73%

2010

 
 
61%
English

The state average for English was 60% in 2013.

39 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
59%

2012

 
 
n/a
English II

The state average for English II was 69% in 2013.

50 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
74%

2012

 
 
63%

2011

 
 
82%

2010

 
 
94%
Geometry

The state average for Geometry was 61% in 2013.

14 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
93%

2012

 
 
n/a
Government

The state average for Government was 54% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
33%
U.S. History

The state average for U.S. History was 47% in 2013.

63 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
25%

2012

 
 
n/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Missouri used the End-of-Course (EOC) Assessments to test high school students in Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, English I, English II, American History, Government, and Biology. The EOC Assessments are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Missouri for each subject. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Source: Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

Algebra I

All Students56%
Blackn/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
White56%
Free or reduced-price lunch52%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient studentsn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Missouri used the End-of-Course (EOC) Assessments to test high school students in Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, English I, English II, American History, Government, and Biology. The EOC Assessments are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Missouri for each subject. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

The different student groups are identified by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education; data is not reported if there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group.

Source: Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

Algebra II

All Students73%
Blackn/a
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Free or reduced-price lunchn/a
Students with disabilitiesn/a

Biology

All Students72%
Blackn/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
White76%
Free or reduced-price lunch64%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient studentsn/a

English

All Students59%
Blackn/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
White59%
Free or reduced-price lunchn/a
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient studentsn/a

English II

All Students74%
Blackn/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
White76%
Free or reduced-price lunch70%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient studentsn/a

Geometry

All Students93%
Blackn/a
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Free or reduced-price lunchn/a
Students with disabilitiesn/a

Government

All Studentsn/a
Blackn/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Whiten/a
Free or reduced-price lunchn/a
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient studentsn/a

U.S. History

All Students25%
Blackn/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
White26%
Free or reduced-price lunch19%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient studentsn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Missouri used the End-of-Course (EOC) Assessments to test high school students in Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, English I, English II, American History, Government, and Biology. The EOC Assessments are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Missouri for each subject. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

The different student groups are identified by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education; data is not reported if there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group.

Source: Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 98% 74%
American Indian/Alaska Native 2% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 2%
Black 0% 17%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Hispanic 0% 5%
Two or more races 0% 2%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 68%N/A45%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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Bismarck, MO 63624
Phone: (573) 734-6111

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