Meadowlark Elementary School

816 East 7th Street
Gillette, WY 82717
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Meadowlark Elementary School serves 210 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Meadowlark Elementary 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Wyoming state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 54%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Wyoming state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 23% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 210 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in WY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Meadowlark Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Wyoming for:

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School Overview

Meadowlark Elementary School's student population of 210 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
210 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Meadowlark Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 311 schools in Wyoming (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Meadowlark Elementary School is 0.42, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WY)
Overall Testing Rank
#215 out of 311 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
3%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
20%
14%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
74%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.42
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
22%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
21%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Meadowlark Elementary School's ranking?
Meadowlark Elementary School is ranked #215 out of 311 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Wyoming.
What schools are Meadowlark Elementary School often compared to?
Meadowlark Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Hillcrest Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
45-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 49% WY state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% WY state average).
How many students attend Meadowlark Elementary School?
210 students attend Meadowlark Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
74% of Meadowlark Elementary School students are White, 20% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Meadowlark Elementary School?
Meadowlark Elementary School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 11:1.
What grades does Meadowlark Elementary School offer ?
Meadowlark Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Meadowlark Elementary School part of?
Meadowlark Elementary School is part of Campbell County School District #1.

School Reviews

5   2/4/2021
THIS SCHOOL WAS ABSOLUTELY GORGEOUS,,, ALL THE STAFF WAS VERY FRIENDLY AND APPROACHABLE,,,MORE POWER TO THIS SCHOOL AND GOD BLESS ALL OF THEM,,,
- Posted by Parent - FERNAND

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 210 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WY Dept. of Education

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