Douglas Middle School

  • Douglas Middle School serves 386 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 56% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 51%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 59% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 57%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Douglas Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Wyoming for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Wyoming state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 22%.

School Overview

  • Douglas Middle School's student population of 386 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students386 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Douglas Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 316 schools in Wyoming (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Douglas Middle School is 0.23, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WY)
Overall School Rank
27%
25%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Douglas Middle 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Douglas Middle 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
2%
4%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
11%
14%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Douglas Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Douglas Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
87%
78%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Douglas Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Douglas Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WY.
Diversity Score0.230.27
This chart display the diversity score of Douglas Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Wyoming by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
28%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Douglas Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Douglas Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameConverse County #1 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

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