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MISSION
Educating today's learners for tomorrow's world.

 

VISION
West Fargo Public Schools prepares all learners with the knowledge and skills to be contributing citizens in a rapidly changing world. We are dedicated to continuous improvement, engaging every student to become problem solvers and lifelong learners. Excellence is achieved through practices based in research, and by aligning all resources to support learning.

 

ACCREDITATION
All grades k-12 in the West Fargo School District are accredited by the North Dakota Department of Public Instruction and the North Central Association (N.C.A.) of Colleges and Schools.
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HISTORY OF THE DISTRICT

West Fargo Public Schools has proven itself to be the district of choice, not only today, but also 139 years ago when the district was first established.

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DISTRICT SIZE
The district is made up of 124.75 sections of land with greatest dimensions of 20 miles long and 7.5 miles wide.
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ENROLLMENT

 

STUDENT CONTACT DAYS PER SCHOOL YEAR
Quarters Dates Contact Days
Grades K-5
Trimester 1 August 25-November 19 58
Trimester 2 November 20-February 27 58
Trimester 3 March 2-May 28 59
    Total: 175
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Grades 6-12
Quarter 1 August 25-October 28 43
Quarter 2 October 29-January 16 45
Quarter 3 January 20-March 20 41
Quarter 4 March 23-May 28 46
    Total: 175
     

 

REPORTED DAYS FOR STATE AID PURPOSES (A.D.M.)
Sub-Total Student Contact Days 175
Legal Days: (Veteran’s Day Observance, Thanksgiving, Good Friday) 3
Staff Development Days 2
P/T Conference Days 2
TOTAL 182

 

TEACHER CONTRACT DAYS PER SCHOOL YEAR
Student Contact Days 175
Parent/Teacher Conference Days 2
Legal Days: ( Veteran’s Day Observance, Thanksgiving, Good Friday) 3
Two state mandated staff development days 2
SUB-TOTAL 182
August Teacher Workshop Days 2
District staff development days 2
May Teacher Grading/Record Keeping Day 1
TOTAL 187