Kelly Walsh High School

  • Kelly Walsh High School serves 1,747 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the WY average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 22%.
  • Kelly Walsh High School operates within the Natrona County #1 School District.
  • Natrona County #1 School District's 73% graduation rate is lower than the WY state average of 84%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1747 students has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 113 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,747 students
Kelly Walsh High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Kelly Walsh High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers113 teachers
Kelly Walsh High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeKelly Walsh High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(WY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
Kelly Walsh High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
4%
Kelly Walsh High School American Indian Students (1995-2014)
Asian
1%
1%
Kelly Walsh High School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
12%
14%
Kelly Walsh High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
3%
1%
Kelly Walsh High School Black Students (1994-2015)
White
83%
78%
Kelly Walsh High School White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Kelly Walsh High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsKelly Walsh High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownWY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.300.37
Kelly Walsh High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
26%
28%
Kelly Walsh High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
10%
Kelly Walsh High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Natrona County #1 School District's student population of 13,433 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 73% has increased from 70% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,309 in this district is less than the state average of $30,472. The district revenue/student has declined by 14% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,649 is less than the state average of $32,044. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District NameNatrona County #1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
4
Number of Students Managed13,433980
Natrona County #1 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate73%84%
Natrona County #1 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue$213 MM$21 MM
Natrona County #1 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$218 MM$22 MM
Natrona County #1 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$16,309$30,472
Natrona County #1 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$16,649$32,044
Natrona County #1 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

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