Horizon Alternative School

164 Yellowcreek Road
Evanston, WY 82931
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Horizon Alternative School serves 54 students in grades 7-12.
Horizon Alternative School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wyoming for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 53%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Wyoming state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 22% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Horizon Alternative School's student population of 54 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students54 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

Horizon Alternative School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 318 schools in Wyoming (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Horizon Alternative School is 0.31, 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 Testing Rank
#308 out of 318 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
4%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
7%
14%
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Black
4%
1%
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White
83%
78%
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Hawaiian
4%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.310.38
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Graduation Rate
40-59%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUinta County School District #1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Horizon Alternative School is Evanston High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Davis Middle School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Evanston Evanston High School Math: 45% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 762 students
    0.2 miles
    701 West Cheyenne Drive
    Evanston, WY 82931
    (307) 789-0757
    0.2 9-12 762
  • Evanston Davis Middle School Math: 57% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 303 students
    0.7 miles
    837 No Name Street
    Evanston, WY 82931
    (307) 789-8096
    0.7 6-8 303
  • Evanston Clark Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 212 students
    0.8 miles
    1248 Morse Lee Street
    Evanston, WY 82931
    (307) 789-2833
    0.8 K-5 212
  • Evanston Evanston Middle School Math: 49% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 301 students
    1.1 miles
    341 Summit Street
    Evanston, WY 82931
    (307) 789-5499
    1.1 6-8 301
  • Evanston Uinta Meadows Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 448 students
    1.2 miles
    90 Cheyenne Drive
    Evanston, WY 82931
    (307) 789-8098
    1.2 K-5 448

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