Lander Middle School

755 Jefferson Street
Lander, WY 82520
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Lander Middle School serves 400 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is equal to the Wyoming state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 66% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Wyoming state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 22%.

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School Overview

  • Lander Middle School's student population of 400 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students400 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lander Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lander Middle School is 0.46, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WY)
Overall School Rank#101 out of 316 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
11%
4%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
7%
14%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
72%
78%
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Two or more races
7%
2%
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Diversity Score0.460.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFremont County # 1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

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