Kelly Walsh High School

Kelly Walsh High School serves 1,545 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the WY average of 10:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 20%.
Kelly Walsh High School operates within the Natrona County #1 School District.
The school district's 67% graduation rate is lower than the WY state average of 81%.

Overview

The student population of 1545 students has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,545 students
Kelly Walsh High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 96 teachers
Kelly Walsh High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Kelly Walsh High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less 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 16:1 10:1
Kelly Walsh High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
3%
Asian
1%
1%
Kelly Walsh High School Asian (1991-2012)
Hispanic
6%
13%
Kelly Walsh High School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
2%
1%
Kelly Walsh High School Black (1991-2012)
White
87%
80%
Kelly Walsh High School White (1991-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Kelly Walsh High School Sch Ethnicity Kelly Walsh 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.
0.24 0.35
Kelly Walsh High School Diversity Score (1991-2012)
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.
22%
27%
Kelly Walsh High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2012)
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.
8%
10%
Kelly Walsh High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,494 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 67% has decreased from 92% over five years.
School District Name Natrona County #1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
4
Number of Students Managed 13,494 788
Natrona County   #1 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 67% 81%
Natrona County   #1 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $210 MM n/a
Natrona County   #1 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $211 MM n/a
Natrona County   #1 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,519 $0
Natrona County   #1 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,623 $0
Natrona 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 Natrona County High School (2.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Centennial Junior High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Manor Heights Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Casper Manor Heights Elementary School
    3201 East 15th St
    Casper , WY , 82609
    (307)253-1800
    0.3  mi  |  312  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Casper Pineview Elementary School
    639 Payne Ave
    Casper , WY , 82609
    (307)253-6000
    0.5  mi  |  327  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Casper Woods Learning Center
    500 South Walsh Dr
    Casper , WY , 82609
    (307)253-3900
    0.6  mi  |  152  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Casper Verda James Elementary School
    701 Carriage Ln
    Casper , WY , 82609
    (307)253-1100
    0.7  mi  |  415  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Casper Centennial Junior High School
    1421 Waterford
    Casper , WY , 82609
    (307)253-2900
    0.9  mi  |  527  students  |  Gr.  6-9

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Casper, WY public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.25, which is lower than the Wyoming average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Casper is North Casper Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Wyoming or national school diversity statistics.