Rock Springs Junior High School

  • Rock Springs Junior High School serves 805 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45% (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 56% (which is equal to the Wyoming state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Wyoming state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 22%.

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School Overview

  • Rock Springs Junior High School's student population of 805 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students805 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rock Springs Junior High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rock Springs Junior High School is 0.41, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WY)
Overall School Rank#163 out of 316 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
1%
4%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
24%
14%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
73%
78%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.410.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSweetwater County #1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

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