1200 West Monroe Avenue
Riverton, WY 82501
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Willow Creek Elementary School serves 185 students in grades 1-3.
Willow Creek Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Wyoming for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Wyoming state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the Wyoming state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Wyoming state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 22% (majority Hispanic and American Indian).

Top Rankings

Willow Creek Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Wyoming for:

School Overview

Willow Creek Elementary School's student population of 185 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 1-3
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
185 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Willow Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Willow Creek Elementary School is 0.56, 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
#123 out of 314 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
12:1
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American Indian
25%
4%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
8%
14%
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Black
n/a
1%
White
61%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
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: 1-3
  • Students: 185 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in WY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56 (Top 10%)

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