Sheridan County #1 School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 5 public schools managed by Sheridan County #1 School District serving 823 students in Big Horn, Wyoming.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the Wyoming state average of 22%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is less than the state average of 12:1.

Sheridan County #1 School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Big Horn Big Horn Elementary School
    333 Us Hwy 335
    Big Horn, WY 82833
    (307)672-3497

    Grades: K-5 | 182 students
  • Big Horn Big Horn High School
    333 Us Hwy 335
    Big Horn, WY 82833
    (307)674-8190

    Grades: 9-12 | 146 students
  • Ranchester Tongue River Elementary School
    124 Dayton St.
    Ranchester, WY 82839
    (307)655-2206

    Grades: K-5 | 252 students
  • Dayton Tongue River High School
    1150 Us Hwy 14
    Dayton, WY 82836
    (307)655-2236

    Grades: 9-12 | 121 students
  • Ranchester Tongue River Middle School
    1251 Dayton St.
    Ranchester, WY 82839
    (307)655-9533

    Grades: 6-8 | 122 students

Overview

School District NameSheridan County #1 School District
# of Schools8
# of Students941
# of Teachers83
Student : Teacher Ratio11
# of Male Students474
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students467
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.13
# of American Indian Students21
% American Indian Students
2%
# of Asian Students1
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students17
% Hispanic Students
2%
# of Black Studentsn/a
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students875
% White Students
93%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students27
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:91
# of Students in 1st Grade:62
# of Students in 2nd Grade:73
# of Students in 3rd Grade:69
# of Students in 4th Grade:81
# of Students in 5th Grade:63
# of Students in 6th Grade:74
# of Students in 7th Grade:79
# of Students in 8th Grade:81
# of Students in 9th Grade:72
# of Students in 10th Grade:63
# of Students in 11th Grade:74
# of Students in 12th Grade:59
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Sheridan County #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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sheridan 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
57%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sheridan 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 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥90%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Sheridan 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 $35,114 is higher than the state average of $22,279. The school district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $34,770 is higher than the state average of $23,428. The school district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WY)
Total Revenue$32 MM$21 MM
This chart display total revenue of Sheridan County #1 School District and average revenue for each school distric in WY by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$32 MM$22 MM
This chart display total spending of Sheridan County #1 School District and average spending for each school distric in WY by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$35,114$22,279
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Sheridan County #1 School District and average revenue per public school student in WY by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$34,770$23,428
This chart display average spending per public school student in Sheridan County #1 School District and average spending per public school student in WY by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Sheridan County #1 School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.13, which is lower than the Wyoming average of 0.37. The most diverse school in the district is Tongue River Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Wyoming or national school diversity statistics.