Black Butte High School

  • Black Butte High School serves 92 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 53%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Black Butte High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wyoming for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Wyoming state level of 13:1.

School Overview

  • Black Butte High School's student population of 92 students has grown by 37% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students92 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Black Butte High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 318 schools in Wyoming (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Black Butte High School is 0.31, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WY)
Overall School Rank#296 out of 318 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:113:1
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American Indian
2%
4%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
16%
14%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
81%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.310.38
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Graduation Rate40-59%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSweetwater County School District #1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

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