Weston County #1 School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by Weston County #1 School District serving 592 students in Newcastle, 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 11:1 is less than the state average of 13:1.

Weston County #1 School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Newcastle Newcastle Elementary K-2
    5040 Us Hwy 16
    Newcastle, WY 82701
    (307)746-2717

    Grades: K-2 | 170 students
  • Newcastle Newcastle High School
    111 Casper Avenue
    Newcastle, WY 82701
    (307)746-2713

    Grades: 9-12 | 213 students
  • Newcastle Newcastle Middle School
    15 Stampede
    Newcastle, WY 82701
    (307)746-2746

    Grades: 6-8 | 209 students

Overview

School District NameWeston County #1 School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students592 students
# of Teachers54 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
# of Male Students284 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students308 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.17
# of American Indian Students6 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students7 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students16 students
% Hispanic Students
3%
# of Black Students1 students
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students541 students
% White Students
91%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students21 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:55
# of Students in 1st Grade:62
# of Students in 2nd Grade:53
# of Students in 3rd Grade: -
# of Students in 4th Grade: -
# of Students in 5th Grade: -
# of Students in 6th Grade:67
# of Students in 7th Grade:76
# of Students in 8th Grade:66
# of Students in 9th Grade:54
# of Students in 10th Grade:62
# of Students in 11th Grade:36
# of Students in 12th Grade:61
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Weston 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 80-84% has decreased from 80-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Weston 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)
55%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Weston 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 Rate80-84%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Weston 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 $18,437 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 $21,549 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$15 MM$21 MM
This chart display total revenue of Weston County #1 School District and average revenue for each school distric in WY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$17 MM$22 MM
This chart display total spending of Weston 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$18,437$23,878
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Weston 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$21,549$25,109
This chart display average spending per public school student in Weston 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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Weston County #1 School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.17, which is lower than the Wyoming average of 0.27. The most diverse school in the district is Newcastle Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Wyoming or national school diversity statistics.