Lusk Middle School

425 South Maple

Lusk, WY 82225-1239

Tel: (307)334-2224
Grades 6-8
263 students
Lusk Middle School serves 263 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the WY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 21%.
Lusk Middle School operates within the Niobrara County #1 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 263 students has grown by 67% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 100% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 263 students
Lusk Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Lusk Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Lusk Middle School Total Teachers (1992-2014)
Students by Grade Lusk Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 13:1
Lusk Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2014)
American Indian
2%
3%
Lusk Middle School American Indian Students (1997-2013)
Hispanic
5%
13%
Lusk Middle School Black Students (1996-2013)
White
93%
79%
Lusk Middle School White Students (1993-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.13 0.26
Lusk Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
28%
Lusk Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
10%
Lusk Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Niobrara County #1 School District's student population of 1,001 students has grown by 37% over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,089 in this district is less than the state average of $30,472. The district revenue/student has declined by 16% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,924 is less than the state average of $32,044. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Niobrara County #1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 1,001 965
Niobrara County   #1 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $21 MM
Niobrara County   #1 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $9 MM $22 MM
Niobrara County   #1 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,089 $30,472
Niobrara County   #1 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,924 $32,044
Niobrara County   #1 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Niobrara County High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Glendo Junior High School (34.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lusk Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • LuskLusk Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 367 students
    0 miles
    425 South Maple
    LuskWY 82225
    (307)334-2224
    0KG-5367
  • LuskNiobrara County High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 362 students
    0.6 miles
    702 West 5th St
    LuskWY 82225
    (307)334-3320
    0.69-12362
  • Lance CreekLance Creek Elementary School
    Grades: KG-8 | 9 students
    23.3 miles
    325 20 Mile Rd
    Lance CreekWY 82222
    (307)334-3403
    23.3KG-89
  • HarrisonHarrison Grade School
    Grades: PK-8 | 48 students
    29 miles
    240 West 3rd St
    HarrisonNE 69346
    (308)668-2336
    29PK-848
  • HarrisonSioux County High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 34 students
    29.2 miles
    435 Kate
    HarrisonNE 69346
    (308)668-2415
    29.29-1234

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