111 Casper Avenue
Newcastle, WY 82701
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Newcastle High School serves 246 students in grades 9-12.
Newcastle 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 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the Wyoming state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 23% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 246 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-89% (Top 50% in WY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Newcastle High School's student population of 246 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
246 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Newcastle High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 314 schools in Wyoming (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Newcastle High School is 0.13, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WY)
Overall Testing Rank
#176 out of 314 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
4%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
14%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
93%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
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Graduation Rate
80-89%
80%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
25%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

35-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 52% WY state average), while 60-64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 56% WY state average).

What is the graduation rate of Newcastle High School?

The graduation rate of Newcastle High School is 80-89%, which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 80%.

How many students attend Newcastle High School?

246 students attend Newcastle High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

93% of Newcastle High School students are White, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Hispanic.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Newcastle High School?

Newcastle High School has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the Wyoming state average of 11:1.

What grades does Newcastle High School offer ?

Newcastle High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 246 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-89% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WY Dept. of Education

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