Big Horn High School

  • Big Horn High School serves 145 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Wyoming state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Wyoming state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Wyoming state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 22%.

School Overview

  • Big Horn High School's student population of 145 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students145 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Big Horn High School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Big Horn High School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WY)
Overall School Rank#49 out of 316 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
4%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
14%
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White
97%
78%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.060.27
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Graduation Rate
93%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSheridan County #1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

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