Poder Academy

  • Poder Academy serves 174 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Poder Academy placed in the top 10% of all schools in Wyoming for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Wyoming state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 23%.

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School Overview

  • Poder Academy's student population of 174 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students174 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Poder Academy is ranked within the top 10% of all 319 schools in Wyoming (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Poder Academy is 0.54, which is more 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 School Rank (16-17)#21 out of 319 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:113:1
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Hispanic
30%
14%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
61%
77%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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Diversity Score0.540.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLaramie County School District #1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

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  • Cheyenne Johnson Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 699 students
    0.0 miles
    1236 West Allison Rd
    Cheyenne, WY 82007
    (307)771-2640
    0.0 7-8 699
  • Cheyenne South High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1141 students
    0.0 miles
    1213 West Allison Road
    Cheyenne, WY 82007
    (307)771-2410
    0.0 9-12 1141
  • Cheyenne Goins Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 374 students
    0.6 miles
    224 Dey Avenue
    Cheyenne, WY 82007
    (307)771-2620
    0.6 PK-6 374
  • Cheyenne Triumph High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 206 students
    0.6 miles
    1250 West College Drive
    Cheyenne, WY 82007
    (307)771-2500
    0.6 7-12 206
  • Cheyenne Rossman Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 362 students
    0.7 miles
    916 West College Drive
    Cheyenne, WY 82007
    (307)771-2544
    0.7 K-6 362

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