Little Powder Elementary School

  • Little Powder Elementary School serves 25 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Wyoming state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 22%.

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School Overview

  • Little Powder Elementary School's student population of 25 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students25 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Little Powder Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has decreased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Little Powder Elementary School is 0.08, which is less 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#166 out of 316 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Little Powder Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wyoming by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio5:113:1
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Hispanic
4%
14%
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White
96%
78%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Little Powder Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WY.
Diversity Score0.080.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Little Powder Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCampbell County #1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Biddle Biddle School
    Grades: PK-8 | 4 students
    16.7 miles
    Hwy 59 N In Biddle
    Biddle, MT 59314
    (406)427-5290
    16.7 PK-8 4
  • Gillette Recluse School
    Grades: K-8 | 24 students
    18.8 miles
    31 Greenough Road
    Gillette, WY 82717
    (307)682-9612
    18.8 K-8 24
  • Gillette Rawhide Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 218 students
    32.9 miles
    200 Prospector Parkway
    Gillette, WY 82717
    (307)682-0774
    32.9 K-6 218
  • Hammond Hammond School
    Grades: PK-8 | 7 students
    34.1 miles
    10851 Highway 212
    Hammond, MT 59332
    (406)427-5438
    34.1 PK-8 7
  • Hammond Hawks Home School
    Grades: PK-8 | 3 students
    34.2 miles
    1461 Hammond Road
    Hammond, MT 59332
    (406)775-6506
    34.2 PK-8 3

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