Meadow Lark Elementary School

6325 Chief Washakie Avenue
Cheyenne, WY 82009
  • Meadow Lark Elementary School serves 529 students in grades 5-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 53%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Meadow Lark Elementary 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 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 22%.

Top Placements

Meadow Lark Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Wyoming for:

School Overview

  • Meadow Lark Elementary School's student population of 529 students has grown by 127% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 115% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students529 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Meadow Lark Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Meadow Lark Elementary School is 0.35, 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#90 out of 318 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:1n/a
American Indian
1%
4%
Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
12%
14%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
80%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.350.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLaramie County School District #1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

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