Ft. Caspar Academy

  • Ft. Caspar Academy serves 418 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 83% (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 80% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Ft. Caspar Academy placed in the top 5% of all schools in Wyoming for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Wyoming state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 23%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Ft. Caspar Academy's student population of 418 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students418 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ft. Caspar Academy is ranked within the top 5% 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 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ft. Caspar Academy is 0.27, 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)#7 out of 319 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
4%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
8%
14%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
85%
77%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.270.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNatrona County School District #1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

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