Paintbrush Elementary School

1001 West Lakeway Road
Gillette, WY 82717
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Paintbrush Elementary School serves 351 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Paintbrush Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Wyoming for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 53%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Wyoming state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 22% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Paintbrush Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Wyoming for:

School Overview

Paintbrush Elementary School's student population of 351 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students351 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Paintbrush Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 318 schools in Wyoming (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (WY)
Overall Testing Rank
#72 out of 318 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
4%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
5%
14%
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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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Diversity Score
0.170.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCampbell County School District #1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Paintbrush Elementary School is Thunder Basin High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sage Valley Junior High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pronghorn Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gillette Sage Valley Junior High School Math: 56% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 624 students
    0.0 miles
    1000 West Lakeway Road
    Gillette, WY 82717
    (307) 682-2225
    0 7-8 624
  • Gillette Pronghorn Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 442 students
    0.7 miles
    3005 Oakcrest Drive
    Gillette, WY 82717
    (307) 682-1676
    0.7 K-6 442
  • Gillette Sunflower Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 371 students
    0.7 miles
    2500 South Dogwood Avenue
    Gillette, WY 82717
    (307) 686-0631
    0.7 K-6 371
  • Gillette Thunder Basin High School Math: 39% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,076 student
    0.8 miles
    4001 Saunders Boulevard
    Gillette, WY 82717
    (307) 687-7733
    0.8 9-12 1,076
  • Gillette Stocktrail Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 284 students
    1.2 miles
    800 Stocktrail Avenue
    Gillette, WY 82718
    (307) 686-8215
    1.2 PK-6 284

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