Sheridan County School District #1 School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 8 public schools in Sheridan County School District #1 School District, serving 930 students.
  • Public school in Sheridan County School District #1 School District have an average math proficiency score of 56% (versus the Wyoming public school average of 49%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (versus the 53% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 50% of public schools in Wyoming.
  • The top ranked public schools in Sheridan County School District #1 School District are Big Horn Middle School, Big Horn High School and Big Horn Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the Wyoming public school average of 22% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the Wyoming public school average of 13:1.

Overview

School District NameSheridan County School District #1 School District
School District Phone Number(307)655-9541
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WY)
# of Schools8 Schools369 Schools
# of Students930 Students94,364 Students
# of Teachers78 Teachers7,333 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1

District Comparison

  • Sheridan County School District #1 School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 48 school districts in Wyoming (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80-89% has decreased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sheridan 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sheridan 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate80-89%
80%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Sheridan County School District #1  School District and public school graduation rate of WY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.130.38
# of American Indian Students26 Students3,711 Students
% American Indian Students
3%
4%
# of Asian Studentsn/a768 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# of Hispanic Studentsn/a12,925 Students
% Hispanic Students
n/a
14%
# of Black Students5 Students1,045 Students
% Black Students
1%
1%
# of White Students867 Students73,310 Students
% White Students
93%
78%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a136 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students32 Students2,469 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 671
# of Students in Kindergarten:827,485
# of Students in 1st Grade:777,093
# of Students in 2nd Grade:707,137
# of Students in 3rd Grade:777,370
# of Students in 4th Grade:747,556
# of Students in 5th Grade:747,626
# of Students in 6th Grade:757,468
# of Students in 7th Grade:657,398
# of Students in 8th Grade:707,108
# of Students in 9th Grade:747,479
# of Students in 10th Grade:726,914
# of Students in 11th Grade:676,639
# of Students in 12th Grade:536,420
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $35,114 is higher than the state average of $31,152. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $34,770 is higher than the state average of $32,758. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WY)
Total Revenue$32 MM$21 MM
This chart display total revenue of Sheridan County School District #1  School District and average revenue for each school distric in WY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$32 MM$22 MM
This chart display total spending of Sheridan County School District #1  School District and average spending for each school distric in WY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$35,114$31,152
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Sheridan County School District #1  School District and average revenue per public school student in WY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$34,770$32,758
This chart display average spending per public school student in Sheridan County School District #1  School District and average spending per public school student in WY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Sheridan County School District #1 School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Big Horn Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 20%
    333 Us Hwy 335
    Big Horn, WY 82833
    (307)672-3497

    Grades: K-5 | 205 students
  • Big Horn High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 20%
    333 Us Hwy 335
    Big Horn, WY 82833
    (307)674-8190

    Grades: 9-12 | 134 students
  • Big Horn Middle School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank: Top 5%
    333 Us Highway 335
    Big Horn, WY 82833
    (307)674-8190

    Grades: 6-8 | 83 students
  • The Bridge School
    1150 Main Street
    Dayton, WY 82836
    (307)655-2236

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Slack Elementary School
    562 County Rd. 144
    Ranchester, WY 82839
    (307)655-2206

    Grades: K-5 | 5 students
  • Tongue River Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 30%
    1351 Dayton St.
    Ranchester, WY 82839
    (307)655-2206

    Grades: K-5 | 244 students
  • Tongue River High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1150 Us Hwy 14
    Dayton, WY 82836
    (307)655-2236

    Grades: 9-12 | 132 students
  • Tongue River Middle School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1251 Dayton St.
    Ranchester, WY 82839
    (307)655-9533

    Grades: 6-8 | 127 students
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