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State of North Dakota

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Programs & Services

21st Century Community Learning Centers
Administrative Services
Adult Education & Literacy/GED Services, Displaced Homemakers, ELCivics
Child Nutrition & Food Distribution
Early Childhood Education
English Language Learner Programs
Management Information Systems
Native American Education
Safe & Healthy Schools
School Counselor Programs
School Finance & Organization
Section 504
Special Education
Standards & Achievement
Supplemental Programs
Teacher and School Effectiveness
Testing & Assessment
Title 1 Programs
ND Vision Services/School for the Blind
ND Sch for the Deaf/Resource Center for Deaf and Hard of Hearing
ND State Library


ACT/WorkKeys and Scholarships
Administrative & Instructional Personnel Data in Public Schools
Biennial Report PDF icon
Education Directory
Free/Reduced Price Eligibility Data
Graduation Pays
NDTeach Online Application System
ND HS Activities Association
ND School District Accounting & Reporting Manual
ND School District Map
ND Statewide System of Support
PK-12 Course Codes & Descriptions
Regional Advisory Committe for Educational Needs Assessment
School District Profile
School Finance Facts
School Listings
SLDS: K12 Domain
STARS - State Automated Reporting System
Teacher Licensure (ESPB)
Youth Risk Behavior Survey Results


Continuing Education Grants Administered by DPI
Description of Federal Grants Administered by DPI
Federal Grants for School Districts
General Requirements for Federal Programs
No Child Left Behind Information
State Longitudinal Data System

State Standards

Achievement Standards
Common Core Standards
Content Standards
Standards-Based Assessments
ND System Standards for a Healthy and Safe School Environment
Academic Development Standards
Career Development Standards
Personal/Social Standards

Education Legislation

Legislative Session
ND Century Code (External link)
ND Session Laws (External link)
ND Legislative Bill Tracking System (external link)

Administrative Rules

Current Rules
Proposed Rules


No Child Left Behind
ND Education Entities
ND Education Related Links
National Education Related Links
Parent Links
Teacher Links

Frequently Asked Questions

After School Snack Program
Disability Services - Transition in North Dakota
Food Distribution Program
GED Program
General ND Education Info
High School Summer School Program
Home Education
Optional Curriculum
Remedial Elementary Summer School Program
Rural Education Achievement Program (REAP)
Summer Elem Grades 5-8 School Programs FAQs
Title 1 Targeted Assistance Programs

Title 1 Schoolwide Programs
WorkKeys FAQ
ND Scholarship Program FAQ
Weather Related School Closing Guidance FAQ

Critical Information

Common Core Standards
Dual Credit
Early Childhood Education
ESEA Flexibility Waivers
ND Scholarship Program
School District Profile
State Fiscal Stabilization Fund Phase II State Plan
Technical Assistance
Weather Related School Closings

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