755 Jefferson Street
Lander, WY 82520
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Lander Middle School serves 416 students in grades 6-8.
Lander Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Wyoming for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Wyoming state level of 12:1.
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 Rankings

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

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School Overview

Lander Middle School's student population of 416 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
416 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Lander Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 314 schools in Wyoming (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 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 Data
This School
State Level (WY)
Overall Testing Rank
#68 out of 314 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
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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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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 416 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in WY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 67% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.47 (Top 20%)

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