Niobrara County #1 School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by Niobrara County #1 School District serving 593 students in Lance Creek, Wyoming.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Wyoming state average of 22%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the state average of 13:1.

Niobrara County #1 School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Lance Creek Lance Creek Elementary School
    325 20 Mile Road
    Lance Creek, WY 82222
    (307)334-3403

    Grades: K-8 | 4 students
  • Lusk Lusk Middle School
    425 S. Maple
    Lusk, WY 82225
    (307)334-2224

    Grades: 6-8 | 264 students
  • Lusk Niobrara County High School
    702 W 5th Street
    Lusk, WY 82225
    (307)334-3320

    Grades: 9-12 | 325 students

Overview

School District NameNiobrara County #1 School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students593 students
# of Teachers44 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
# of Male Students285 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students308 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.19
# of American Indian Students9 students
% American Indian Students
2%
# of Asian Students2 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students41 students
% Hispanic Students
7%
# of Black Students2 students
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students537 students
% White Students
91%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students2 students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten: -
# of Students in 1st Grade: -
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1
# of Students in 4th Grade:1
# of Students in 5th Grade: -
# of Students in 6th Grade:75
# of Students in 7th Grade:83
# of Students in 8th Grade:106
# of Students in 9th Grade:62
# of Students in 10th Grade:81
# of Students in 11th Grade:98
# of Students in 12th Grade:84
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Niobrara County #1 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 48 school districts in Wyoming (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 50-54% has increased from 45-49% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Niobrara County #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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Niobrara County #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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate50-54%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Niobrara County #1 School District and public school graduation rate of WY by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $8,249 in this school district is less than the state average of $23,878. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $8,775 is less than the state average of $25,109. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WY)
Total Revenue$8 MM$21 MM
This chart display total revenue of Niobrara County #1 School District and average revenue for each school distric in WY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$9 MM$22 MM
This chart display total spending of Niobrara County #1 School District and average spending for each school distric in WY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,249$23,878
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Niobrara County #1 School District and average revenue per public school student in WY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,775$25,109
This chart display average spending per public school student in Niobrara County #1 School District and average spending per public school student in WY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Niobrara County #1 School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.19, which is lower than the Wyoming average of 0.27. The most diverse school in the district is Lusk Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Wyoming or national school diversity statistics.