Rocky Mountain Elementary School

101 South Division
Cowley, WY 82420
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rocky Mountain Elementary School serves 320 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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.
Rocky Mountain Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Wyoming for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Wyoming state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 22% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Rocky Mountain Elementary School's student population of 320 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students320 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Rocky Mountain 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 diversity score of Rocky Mountain Elementary School is 0.32, 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
#93 out of 318 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
1%
4%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
11%
14%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
82%
78%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.320.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBig Horn County School District #1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Rocky Mountain Elementary School is Rocky Mountain High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Rocky Mountain Middle School (0.1 miles away)
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