Lander Middle School

  • Lander Middle School serves 416 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 53%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lander Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Wyoming for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Wyoming state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 22% (majority Hispanic and American Indian).

Top Placements

Lander Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Wyoming for:

School Overview

  • Lander Middle School's student population of 416 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students416 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lander Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Lander Middle School is 0.47, which is more 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#69 out of 318 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
American Indian
13%
4%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
7%
14%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
71%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
2%
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Diversity Score0.470.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFremont County School District # 1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

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