Burns Elementary School

  • Burns Elementary School serves 265 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Wyoming state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Wyoming state average of 53%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Burns Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wyoming for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Wyoming state level of 13:1.

School Overview

  • Burns Elementary School's student population of 265 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students265 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Burns Elementary 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 14:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Burns Elementary School is 0.22, 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 Testing Rank#168 out of 318 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
1%
4%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
11%
14%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
86%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.220.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Burns Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLaramie County School District #2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

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