Paintbrush Elementary School

1001 West Lakeway Road
Gillette, WY 82717
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Paintbrush Elementary School serves 323 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 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 54%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Wyoming state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 23% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 323 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in WY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Paintbrush Elementary School's student population of 323 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
323 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Paintbrush Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Paintbrush Elementary School is 0.32, 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
#103 out of 311 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
11:1
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American Indian
2%
3%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
10%
14%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
82%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.32
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
22%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
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 Paintbrush Elementary School's ranking?
Paintbrush Elementary School is ranked #103 out of 311 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Wyoming.
What schools are Paintbrush Elementary School often compared to?
Paintbrush Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Pronghorn Elementary School, Buffalo Ridge Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
53% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 49% WY state average), while 61% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% WY state average).
How many students attend Paintbrush Elementary School?
323 students attend Paintbrush Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
82% of Paintbrush Elementary School students are White, 10% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are American Indian, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Paintbrush Elementary School?
Paintbrush Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 11:1.
What grades does Paintbrush Elementary School offer ?
Paintbrush Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Paintbrush Elementary School part of?
Paintbrush Elementary School is part of Campbell County School District #1.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 323 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WY Dept. of Education

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