Ralph Witters Elementary School

  • Ralph Witters Elementary School serves 251 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 55-59% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 53%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ralph Witters 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 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Wyoming state level of 13:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Ralph Witters Elementary School's student population of 251 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students251 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ralph Witters 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ralph Witters Elementary School is 0.12, 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#78 out of 318 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
2%
4%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
3%
14%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
94%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Diversity Score0.120.38
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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 NameHot Springs County School District #1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

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