Lusk Middle School

  • Lusk Middle School serves 203 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (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 50% (which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 53%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lusk Middle 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Wyoming state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 22% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Lusk Middle School's student population of 203 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students203 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lusk Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Lusk Middle School is 0.30, 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 Testing Rank#242 out of 318 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
American Indian
3%
4%
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Asian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lusk Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
12%
14%
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Black
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lusk Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
83%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lusk Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WY.
Diversity Score0.300.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lusk Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNiobrara County School District #1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

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