Pershing Elementary School (Closed 2012)

Pershing Elementary School served 232 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 50-54% (which was lower than the Wyoming state average of 75%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 40-44% (which was lower than the Wyoming state average of 75%) for the 2010-11 school year.
Minority enrollment was 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Wyoming state average of 23% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
232 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (09-10)
22 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
50-54%
75%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
40-44%
75%
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
3%
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Asian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Pershing Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
66%
14%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Pershing Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pershing Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
30%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pershing Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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
0.48
This chart display the diversity score of Pershing Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Wyoming by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
22%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pershing Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pershing Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 75% WY state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 75% WY state average).
How many students attend Pershing Elementary School?
232 students attend Pershing Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
66% of Pershing Elementary School students are Hispanic, 30% of students are White, 2% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Black.
What grades does Pershing Elementary School offer ?
Pershing Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Pershing Elementary School part of?
Pershing Elementary School is part of Carbon County School District #1.

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