Sunset Elementary School

3101 East Sheridan Ave.
Cody, WY 82414
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Sunset Elementary School serves 312 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Sunset Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Wyoming for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 53%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Wyoming state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 22% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Sunset Elementary School's student population of 312 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students312 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Sunset 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 Sunset Elementary School is 0.08, 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
#74 out of 318 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
1%
4%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
14%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
96%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.080.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePark County School District # 6 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sunset Elementary School is Cody High School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Cody Middle School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cody Cody Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 479 students
    0.8 miles
    2901 Cougar Ave.
    Cody, WY 82414
    (307) 587-4273
    0.8 6-8 479
  • Cody Eastside Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 310 students
    1.3 miles
    801 17th Street
    Cody, WY 82414
    (307) 587-4275
    1.3 K-5 310
  • Cody Glenn Livingston Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 328 students
    1.9 miles
    2001 12th Street
    Cody, WY 82414
    (307) 587-4271
    1.9 PK-5 328
  • Cody Cody High School Math: 42% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 582 students
    2.0 miles
    1225 10th Street
    Cody, WY 82414
    (307) 587-4251
    2 9-12 582
  • Cody Heart Mountain Academy Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 28 students
    2.0 miles
    919 Cody Avenue
    Cody, WY 82414
    (307) 527-1028
    2 9-12 28

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