Natrona County High School

930 South Elm
Casper, WY 82601
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Natrona County High School serves 1,807 students in grades 9-12.
Natrona County High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wyoming for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is equal to the Wyoming state average of 54%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Wyoming state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 23% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,807 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80% (Btm 50% in WY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Natrona County High School's student population of 1,807 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 110 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,807 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
110 teachers
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School Rankings

Natrona County High 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 Natrona County High School is 0.34, which is less 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
#190 out of 311 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Natrona County High School 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
3%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
14%
14%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
80%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.34
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Graduation Rate
80%
81%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
22%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
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 Natrona County High School's ranking?
Natrona County High School is ranked #190 out of 311 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Wyoming.
What schools are Natrona County High School often compared to?
Natrona County High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Kelly Walsh High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 49% WY state average), while 54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% WY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Natrona County High School?
The graduation rate of Natrona County High School is 80%, which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 81%.
How many students attend Natrona County High School?
1,807 students attend Natrona County High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
80% of Natrona County High School students are White, 14% of students are Hispanic, 4% 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 Natrona County High School?
Natrona County High School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 11:1.
What grades does Natrona County High School offer ?
Natrona County High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Natrona County High School part of?
Natrona County High School is part of Natrona County School District #1.

School Reviews

1   3/12/2021
That last review is a lie!!! Most of the teachers and administration are rude and incompetent. They treated me and my son like we are criminals. They play favorites with the students, if you are not a all star athlete or from a well none family born and bread here them they treat you like trash.
- Posted by Parent - The boss
1   8/20/2019
The horrible worst school I've ever let my students go to the teacher are very disrespectful and don't care about the kids strongly recommended you pick somewhere else!!!!
- Posted by Parent - Unknown
5   12/7/2015
I love Natrona County. I came to this school hating school and never wanted to graduate, but now I want to graduate. Their teachers are absolutely amazing. They put in an effort to care about every student.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - alain

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,807 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WY Dept. of Education

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