1001 West Lakeway Road
Gillette, WY 82717
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Paintbrush Elementary School serves 351 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Paintbrush Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Wyoming for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Wyoming state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 22% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Paintbrush Elementary School's student population of 351 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
351 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Paintbrush Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Paintbrush Elementary School is 0.17, 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 Data
This School
State Level (WY)
Overall Testing Rank
#130 out of 314 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
4%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
5%
14%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Paintbrush Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
1%
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White
91%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WY.
Diversity Score
0.17
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Students: 351 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in WY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.17 (Btm 50%)

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