Douglas Upper Elementary School

  • Douglas Upper Elementary School serves 248 students in grades 4-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 73% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Douglas Upper Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Wyoming for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Wyoming state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 23%.

Top Placements

Douglas Upper Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Wyoming for:

School Overview

  • Douglas Upper Elementary School's student population of 248 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students248 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Douglas Upper Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 319 schools in Wyoming (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Douglas Upper 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 School Rank (16-17)#35 out of 319 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
2%
4%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
9%
14%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
88%
77%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Douglas Upper Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WY.
Diversity Score0.220.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameConverse County School District #1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

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