Albany County School District #1 School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 17 public schools serving 3,917 students in Albany County School District #1 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Wyoming.
Public Schools in Albany County School District #1 School District have an average math proficiency score of 62% (versus the Wyoming public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 63% (versus the 56% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Albany County School District #1 School District are Snowy Range Academy, Slade Elementary School and Beitel Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Albany County School District #1 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Wyoming.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Wyoming public school average of 23% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Albany County School District #1 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Wyoming for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Albany County School District #1 School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (WY)
# Schools
17 Schools
364 Schools
# Students
3,917 Students
92,863 Students
# Teachers
365 Teachers
7,561 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Albany County School District #1 School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 48 school districts in Wyoming (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 88% has increased from 86% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (WY)
Overall District Rank
#9 out of 48 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Albany County School District #1  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Albany County School District #1  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of WY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Albany County School District #1  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of WY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
88%
80%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Albany County School District #1  School District and public school graduation rate of WY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.43
0.39
# American Indian Students
54 Students
3,304 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
4%
# Asian Students
88 Students
663 Students
% Asian Students
2%
1%
# Hispanic Students
660 Students
13,287 Students
% Hispanic Students
17%
14%
# Black Students
47 Students
884 Students
% Black Students
1%
1%
# White Students
2,890 Students
71,433 Students
% White Students
74%
77%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
146 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
174 Students
3,146 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
32
673
# Students in K Grade:
306
7,031
# Students in 1st Grade:
288
6,738
# Students in 2nd Grade:
302
6,739
# Students in 3rd Grade:
323
6,738
# Students in 4th Grade:
305
6,911
# Students in 5th Grade:
268
7,098
# Students in 6th Grade:
299
7,295
# Students in 7th Grade:
321
7,534
# Students in 8th Grade:
281
7,714
# Students in 9th Grade:
333
7,763
# Students in 10th Grade:
301
7,346
# Students in 11th Grade:
281
6,723
# Students in 12th Grade:
277
6,560
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $18,324 in this school district is less than the state median of $28,214. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $17,814 is less than the state median of $25,759. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (WY)
Total Revenue
$72 MM
$20 MM
This chart display total revenue of Albany County School District #1  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in WY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$70 MM
$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Albany County School District #1  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in WY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$18,324
$28,214
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Albany County School District #1  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in WY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$17,814
$25,759
This chart display average spending per public school student in Albany County School District #1  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in WY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Albany County School District #1 School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Snowy Range Academy
Charter School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
4037 Grand Avenue
Laramie, WY 82070
(307) 745-9930
Grades: K-8
| 240 students
Rank: #22.
Slade Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1212 Baker
Laramie, WY 82070
(307) 721-4446
Grades: PK-5
| 282 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Beitel Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
811 South 17th Street
Laramie, WY 82070
(307) 721-4436
Grades: K-5
| 207 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Spring Creek Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1203 Russell
Laramie, WY 82070
(307) 721-4410
Grades: K-5
| 287 students
Rank: #55.
Uw Laboratory School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Dept 3374, 1000 E. University
Laramie, WY 82071
(307) 721-2155
Grades: K-8
| 247 students
Rank: #66.
Laramie High School
Math: 61% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1710 Boulder Drive
Laramie, WY 82070
(307) 721-4420
Grades: 9-12
| 1,103 students
Rank: #77.
Velma Linford Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
120 South Johnson
Laramie, WY 82070
(307) 721-4439
Grades: PK-5
| 276 students
Rank: #88.
Laramie Middle School
Math: 60% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1355 North 22nd
Laramie, WY 82072
(307) 721-4430
Grades: 6-8
| 749 students
Rank: #99.
Indian Paintbrush Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1653 North 28th Street
Laramie, WY 82072
(307) 721-4490
Grades: K-5
| 288 students
Rank: #1010.
Rock River Junior High School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
262 N. Morris
Rock River, WY 82083
(307) 378-2271
Grades: 7-8
| 9 students
Rank: #1111.
Laramie Montessori Charter School
Charter School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
608 South 4th Street
Laramie, WY 82070
(307) 742-2554
Grades: K-6
| 63 students
Rank: #1212.
Harmony Elementary School
Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
20 Lewis Road
Laramie, WY 82070
(307) 745-5720
Grades: K-6
| 24 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Centennial Elementary School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2771 Highway 130
Centennial, WY 82055
(307) 745-9585
Grades: K-6
| 9 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Rock River High School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
262 North Morris
Rock River, WY 82083
(307) 378-2271
Grades: 9-12
| 29 students
Rank: #1515.
Rock River Elementary School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
262 North Morris
Rock River, WY 82083
(307) 378-2271
Grades: PK-6
| 42 students
Rank: #1616.
Whiting High School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
801 South 24th Street
Laramie, WY 82070
(307) 721-4449
Grades: 9-12
| 60 students
Rank: n/an/a
2616 Palmer Canyon Road
Wheatland, WY 82201
(307) 241-0034
Grades: K-8
| 2 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Albany County School District #1
  • 1948 Grand Avenue, Laramie, WY, 82070
  • (307) 721-4400
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 3,917 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 88% (Top 30% in WY)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.43

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