Little Powder Elementary School

  • Little Powder Elementary School serves 24 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-79% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 53%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Little Powder Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Wyoming for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Wyoming state level of 13:1.

Top Placements

Little Powder Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Wyoming for:

School Overview

  • Little Powder Elementary School's student population of 24 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students24 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Little Powder Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 318 schools in Wyoming (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The 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 0.09, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (WY)
Overall School Rank#153 out of 318 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio5:113:1
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American Indian
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4%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
4%
14%
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Black
n/a
1%
White
96%
78%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Diversity Score0.090.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
10%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCampbell County School District #1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (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 | 19 students
    18.8 miles
    31 Greenough Road
    Gillette, WY 82717
    (307) 682-9612
    18.8 K-8 19
  • Gillette Rawhide Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 246 students
    32.9 miles
    200 Prospector Parkway
    Gillette, WY 82717
    (307) 682-0774
    32.9 K-6 246
  • 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 | 5 students
    34.2 miles
    1461 Hammond Road
    Hammond, MT 59332
    (406) 775-6506
    34.2 PK-8 5

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