Newcastle High School

111 Casper Avenue
Newcastle, WY 82701
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 237 students in grades 9-12, Newcastle High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wyoming for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 49%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 54%).
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 Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 23% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 237 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • : 90-94% (Top 5% in WY)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Newcastle High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Wyoming for:

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School Overview

Newcastle High School's student population of 237 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
237 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Newcastle High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 311 schools in Wyoming (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
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 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (WY)
#210 out of 311 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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25-29%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Newcastle High School 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 2020-21 school year data.
55-59%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
3%
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Asian
1%
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
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.13
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90-94%
81%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
22%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
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 Newcastle High School's ranking?
Newcastle High School is ranked #210 out of 311 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Wyoming.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 49% WY state average), while 55-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% WY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Newcastle High School?
The graduation rate of Newcastle High School is 90-94%, which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 81%.
How many students attend Newcastle High School?
237 students attend Newcastle High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
93% of Newcastle High School students are White, 4% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, 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
What school district is Newcastle High School part of?
Newcastle High School is part of Weston County School District #1.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 237 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • : 90-94% (Top 5%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WY Dept. of Education

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