Pathfinder High School

Wsts Smith Cottage 98,

Lander, WY, 82520-1259

Tel: (307)335-7050
Grades: 9-12

32 students

Pathfinder High School serves 32 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the WY average of 10:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the state average of 20%.
Pathfinder High School operates within the Fremont County # 1 School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is lower than the WY state average of 81%.

Overview

The student population of 32 students has grown by 18% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 32 students
Pathfinder High School Total Students (2000-2012)
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Pathfinder High School Total Classroom Teachers (2001-2012)
Students by Grade Pathfinder High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1 10:1
Pathfinder High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2001-2012)
American Indian
15%
3%
Pathfinder High School American Indian (2000-2012)
Asian
n/a
1%
Pathfinder High School Asian (2000-2010)
Hispanic
9%
13%
Pathfinder High School Hispanic (2001-2012)
Black
n/a
1%
Pathfinder High School Black (2002-2009)
White
75%
80%
Pathfinder High School White (2000-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Pathfinder High School Sch Ethnicity Pathfinder High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.41 0.35
Pathfinder High School Diversity Score (2000-2012)
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.
40%
27%
Pathfinder High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2012)
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.
9%
10%
Pathfinder High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,710 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Fremont County # 1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 1,710 685
Fremont County   # 1 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 69% 81%
Fremont County   # 1 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $19 MM
District Spending $30 MM $18 MM
Fremont County   # 1 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $18,083 $27,108
Fremont County   # 1 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,847 $26,533
Fremont County   # 1 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lander Valley High School (1.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Lander Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Elementary Fcsd 1 (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lander North Elementary Fcsd 1
    626 Washington St
    Lander , WY , 82520
    (307)332-5943
    1.1  mi  |  284  students  |  Gr.  KG-1
  • Lander Lander Middle School
    755 Jefferson St
    Lander , WY , 82520
    (307)332-4040
    1.6  mi  |  374  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Lander Gannett Peak Elementary School
    863 Sweetwater St
    Lander , WY , 82520
    (307)332-6690
    1.6  mi  |  270  students  |  Gr.  2-3
  • Lander Lander Valley High School
    350 Baldwin Creek Rd
    Lander , WY , 82520
    (307)332-4433
    1.6  mi  |  510  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Lander Baldwin Creek Elementary School
    350 Smith St
    Lander , WY , 82520
    (307)332-6967
    1.8  mi  |  236  students  |  Gr.  4-5

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