Rock Springs High School

  • Rock Springs High School serves 1,406 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 28% (which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Rock Springs High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wyoming for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Wyoming state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 23%.

School Overview

  • Rock Springs High School's student population of 1,406 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 78 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,406 students
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Total Classroom Teachers78 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rock Springs High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rock Springs High School is 0.46, 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)#278 out of 319 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Rock Springs High 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)
28%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
4%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
25%
14%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Rock Springs High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
1%
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White
69%
77%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Rock Springs High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rock Springs High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WY.
Diversity Score0.460.38
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Graduation Rate
82%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
28%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Rock Springs High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rock Springs High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSweetwater County School District #1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

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