Dean Morgan Middle School

1440 South Elm
Casper, WY 82601
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 767 students in grades 6-8, Dean Morgan Middle School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wyoming for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 49%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 54%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Wyoming state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 23% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 767 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • : Bottom 50% in WY
  • : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Dean Morgan Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Wyoming for:

School Overview

Dean Morgan Middle School's student population of 767 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
767 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
51 teachers
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School Rankings

Dean Morgan Middle School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 311 schools in Wyoming (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Dean Morgan Middle School is 0.46, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WY)
#245 out of 311 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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39%
49%
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44%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
11:1
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American Indian
2%
3%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
18%
14%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
71%
77%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.46
This chart display the diversity score of Dean Morgan Middle 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
46%
22%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Dean Morgan Middle School's ranking?
Dean Morgan Middle School is ranked #245 out of 311 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Wyoming.
What schools are Dean Morgan Middle School often compared to?
Dean Morgan Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Centennial Middle School, C Y Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 49% WY state average), while 44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% WY state average).
How many students attend Dean Morgan Middle School?
767 students attend Dean Morgan Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
71% of Dean Morgan Middle School students are White, 18% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are American Indian, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Dean Morgan Middle School?
Dean Morgan Middle School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 11:1.
What grades does Dean Morgan Middle School offer ?
Dean Morgan Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Dean Morgan Middle School part of?
Dean Morgan Middle School is part of Natrona County School District #1.

School Reviews

5   11/1/2021
I love this school so much the teachers really care and the kids here are very nice.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - amo
5   9/10/2020
Teachers are great and caring. New principal has improved the school greatly. Advanced program is excellent for the overachiever.
- Posted by Teacher - Mama P
5   9/10/2020
My son got the help he needed to succeed here. He felt safe and appreciated by many teachers. It has improved greatly since the reviews from years ago.
- Posted by Parent - PT Parent
1   10/29/2016
this school is full of favoritism. if you are not a favorite, you are punished constantly. do not send your child here. teachers bully students and have no respect.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - a concerned student

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 767 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WY Dept. of Education

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