Moorcroft K-8

13 Country Lane
Moorcroft, WY 82721
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Moorcroft K-8 serves 453 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Moorcroft K-8 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (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 48% (which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 53%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Wyoming state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 22% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Moorcroft K-8's student population of 453 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students453 students
This chart display total students of Moorcroft K-8 by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Moorcroft K-8
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Moorcroft K-8 by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Moorcroft K-8 by grade.

School Comparison

Moorcroft K-8 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 Moorcroft K-8 is 0.08, 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
#243 out of 318 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Moorcroft K-8, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Moorcroft K-8 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Moorcroft K-8 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wyoming by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Moorcroft K-8 and the public school average student teacher ratio of Wyoming by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Moorcroft K-8 and percentage of American Indian public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
14%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Moorcroft K-8 and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
1%
White
96%
78%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Moorcroft K-8 and the percentage of White public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Moorcroft K-8. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WY.
Diversity Score
0.080.38
This chart display the diversity score of Moorcroft K-8 and the public school average diversity score of Wyoming by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
28%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Moorcroft K-8 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
28%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Moorcroft K-8 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 NameCrook County School District #1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Moorcroft K-8 is Moorcroft High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Upton Middle School (19.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rozet Elementary School (13.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Moorcroft Moorcroft High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 171 students
    0.4 miles
    47 Country Lane
    Moorcroft, WY 82721
    (307) 756-3446
    0.4 9-12 171
  • Rozet Rozet Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 309 students
    13.0 miles
    14054 Us Highway 51
    Rozet, WY 82727
    (307) 682-3133
    13 K-6 309
  • Upton Upton Elementary School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 124 students
    19.6 miles
    802 Juniper
    Upton, WY 82730
    (307) 468-9331
    19.6 K-5 124
  • Upton Upton Middle School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 52 students
    19.6 miles
    802 Juniper
    Upton, WY 82730
    (307) 468-9331
    19.6 6-8 52
  • Upton Upton High School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 78 students
    19.7 miles
    610 Poplar
    Upton, WY 82730
    (307) 468-2361
    19.7 9-12 78

School Reviews

Review Moorcroft K-8. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
While Facebook is getting all the attention in teen social media, LinkedIn offers some serious benefits in networking and professional grooming. We look at how high school student can use this network to their advantage.
Teach for America has been applauded for many of its exemplary teachers and innovative training, but can the model be sustained throughout all communities? Learn about what the proponents and critics have to say.
The Obama administration is proposing to leave NCLB behind. Learn about the proposed reforms that will change the No Child Left Behind Act.