Paradise Valley Elementary School

  • Paradise Valley Elementary School serves 405 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Wyoming state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 22%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Paradise Valley Elementary School's student population of 405 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students405 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Paradise Valley Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Paradise Valley Elementary School is 0.35, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WY)
Overall School Rank#72 out of 316 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Paradise Valley Elementary 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Paradise Valley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wyoming by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
4%
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Asian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
12%
14%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Paradise Valley Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Paradise Valley Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
80%
78%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Paradise Valley Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Paradise Valley Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WY.
Diversity Score0.350.27
This chart display the diversity score of Paradise Valley Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Wyoming by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Paradise Valley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Paradise Valley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNatrona County #1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

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