Meadowlark Elementary School

6325 Chief Washakie Avenue
Cheyenne, WY 82009
  • Meadowlark Elementary School serves 233 students in grades 5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 57% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 59% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Wyoming state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 22%.

School Overview

  • Meadowlark Elementary School's student population of 233 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5
Total Students233 students
Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers

School Comparison

  • Meadowlark Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Meadowlark Elementary School is 0.34, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
51%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
56%
Student : Teacher Ratio18:113:1
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
16%
14%
Black
1%
1%
White
80%
78%
Two or more races
2%
2%
Diversity Score0.340.26
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
29%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
10%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLaramie County #1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

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