Burns Elementary School

630 East 4th
Burns, WY 82053
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 30%
Serving 274 students in grades Prekindergarten-6, Burns Elementary School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Wyoming for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 48%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 53%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Wyoming state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 23% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 274 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • : Top 30% in WY
  • : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Burns Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Wyoming for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Burns Elementary School's student population of 274 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
274 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Burns Elementary School ranks within the top 30% of all 309 schools in Wyoming (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Burns Elementary School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (WY)
#73 out of 309 schools
(Top 30%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Burns Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
60-64%
48%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Burns Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
55-59%
53%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Burns Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wyoming by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
30-39%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Burns Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
11:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Burns Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Wyoming by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
3%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Burns Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Asian
n/a
1%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Burns Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
14%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Burns Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
n/a
1%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Burns Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
White
90%
77%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Burns Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Burns Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Burns Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Wyoming.
0.19
This chart displays the diversity score of Burns Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Wyoming by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
22%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Burns Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart displays 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 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Burns Elementary School's ranking?
Burns Elementary School is ranked #73 out of 309 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Wyoming.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
60-64% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 48% WY state average), while 55-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 53% WY state average).
How many students attend Burns Elementary School?
274 students attend Burns Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
90% of Burns Elementary School students are White, 6% of students are Hispanic, and 4% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Burns Elementary School?
Burns Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 11:1.
What grades does Burns Elementary School offer ?
Burns Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6
What school district is Burns Elementary School part of?
Burns Elementary School is part of Laramie County School District #2.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 274 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WY Dept. of Education

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