Weston County School District #1 School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 754 students in Weston County School District #1 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Wyoming.
Public Schools in Weston County School District #1 School District have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Wyoming public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 62% (versus the 56% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Weston County School District #1 School District are Newcastle Elementary 3-5, Newcastle Middle School and Newcastle High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Weston County School District #1 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Wyoming.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Wyoming public school average of 22% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Weston County School District #1 School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (WY)
# Schools
4 Schools
367 Schools
# Students
754 Students
93,967 Students
# Teachers
71 Teachers
7,297 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Weston County School District #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 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80-89% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (WY)
Overall District Rank
#25 out of 48 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Weston County School District #1  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Weston 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)
62%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Weston 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
80-89%
80%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Weston 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
0.20
0.38
# American Indian Students
8 Students
3,699 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
4%
# Asian Students
7 Students
767 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# Hispanic Students
25 Students
12,859 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
14%
# Black Students
2 Students
1,040 Students
% Black Students
n/a
1%
# White Students
675 Students
73,019 Students
% White Students
90%
78%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
133 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
37 Students
2,450 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
671
# Students in K Grade:
67
7,423
# Students in 1st Grade:
57
7,041
# Students in 2nd Grade:
64
7,100
# Students in 3rd Grade:
53
7,369
# Students in 4th Grade:
47
7,556
# Students in 5th Grade:
57
7,625
# Students in 6th Grade:
67
7,417
# Students in 7th Grade:
59
7,328
# Students in 8th Grade:
76
7,053
# Students in 9th Grade:
62
7,454
# Students in 10th Grade:
52
6,893
# Students in 11th Grade:
57
6,630
# Students in 12th Grade:
36
6,407
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $20,207 in this school district is less than the state median of $29,097. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $19,851 is less than the state median of $29,774. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (WY)
Total Revenue
$15 MM
$21 MM
This chart display total revenue of Weston County School District #1  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in WY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$15 MM
$21 MM
This chart display total spending of Weston County School District #1  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in WY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$20,207
$29,097
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Weston 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 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$19,851
$29,774
This chart display average spending per public school student in Weston 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 2016-17 school year data.

Best Weston County School District #1 School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Newcastle Elementary 3-5
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5040 Us Hwy 16
Newcastle, WY 82701
(307) 746-2717
Grades: 3-5
| 157 students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Newcastle Middle School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
15 Stampede
Newcastle, WY 82701
(307) 746-2746
Grades: 6-8
| 202 students
Rank: #33.
Newcastle High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
111 Casper Avenue
Newcastle, WY 82701
(307) 746-2713
Grades: 9-12
| 207 students
5040 Us Hwy 16
Newcastle, WY 82701
(307) 746-2717
Grades: K-2
| 188 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 754 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-89% (Top 50% in WY)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.20

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