Dept 3374, 1000 E. University
Laramie, WY 82071
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Uw Laboratory School serves 267 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Uw Laboratory School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Wyoming for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Wyoming state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 22% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Uw Laboratory School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Wyoming for:

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School Overview

Uw Laboratory School's student population of 267 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
267 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Uw Laboratory School is ranked within the top 20% of all 314 schools in Wyoming (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Uw Laboratory School is 0.41, 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 Data
This School
State Level (WY)
Overall Testing Rank
#45 out of 314 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
4%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
10%
14%
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Black
4%
1%
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White
76%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 267 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in WY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.41 (Top 30%)

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