Uw Laboratory School

  • Uw Laboratory School serves 269 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Wyoming state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Wyoming state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 22%.

School Overview

  • Uw Laboratory School's student population of 269 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students269 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Uw Laboratory School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Uw Laboratory School is 0.39, 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#54 out of 316 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
4%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
9%
14%
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Black
4%
1%
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White
77%
78%
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Two or more races
8%
2%
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Diversity Score0.390.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlbany County #1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

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