Poder Academy Secondary School

  • Poder Academy Secondary School serves 75 students in grades 6-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 53%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Poder Academy Secondary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Wyoming for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Wyoming state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 23%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Poder Academy Secondary School's student population of 75 students has grown by 97% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-9
Total Students75 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Poder Academy Secondary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 318 schools in Wyoming (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Poder Academy Secondary School is 0.57, 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#5 out of 318 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:113:1
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American Indian
2%
4%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
33%
14%
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Black
5%
1%
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White
57%
77%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.570.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
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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