101 South 12th
Basin, WY 82410
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Laura Irwin Elementary School serves 113 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Laura Irwin Elementary 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the Wyoming state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Wyoming state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 22% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Laura Irwin Elementary School's student population of 113 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
113 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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School Rankings

Laura Irwin Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Laura Irwin Elementary School is 0.25, 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 Data
This School
State Level (WY)
Overall Testing Rank
#211 out of 314 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
4%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
12%
14%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
86%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.25
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
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: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 113 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in WY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.25 (Top 50%)

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