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Wyoming Public Schools

Overview

Public Schools Overview Wyoming School Districts by City
Number Of Students 92,732
Number Of Wyoming Schools 369
Number Of Wyoming School Districts 60
Spending Per Student $18,068

State Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Reading/English Language Arts Tests

Reading/English Language Arts Tests Reading Proficiency
3rd Grade 60.8619047362291
4th Grade 60.5299346503904
5th Grade 58.4402411589447
6th Grade 56.7659873614286
7th Grade 56.9012934742667
8th Grade 51.4913685674848
11th Grade 31.3185383652144

Math Test

Math Tests Math Proficiency
3rd Grade 49.6384076694129
4th Grade 50.6583707889402
5th Grade 52.5749612461678
6th Grade 49.5758005866368
7th Grade 43.5909839396494
8th Grade 47.3832432170125
11th Grade 37.7699474286455

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This State Nation
White (non-hispanic) 79.4% 50.9%
Black 1.2% 15.6%
Hispanic 13.1% 24.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.9% 4.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 3.4% 1.0%
Special Needs Groups This State Nation
Economically Disadvantaged 37.6% 50.9%
English Language Learners 3.0% 8.6%
Students With Disabilities 13.9% 13.0%

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR STATE 12.31
AVG FOR NATION 16.11

Wyoming Education Environment

Population State Nation
Population 586,107 321,418,820
Population Density (per sq. mile) 5 90
Population distribution by age STATE NATION
4 Years Old And Below 6.8% 6.4%
5-19 Years Old 19.7% 20.0%
20-44 Years Old 33.3% 33.6%
45-64 Years Old 27.2% 26.4%
65 Or Older 13.1% 13.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS STATE NATION
Number Of Households 226,268 115,879,889
Single Parent Households With Children 9.2% 11.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.3% 86.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 25.1% 29.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION STATE NATION
$150,000 or more 7.8% 10.2%
$100,000 - $149,000 15.7% 13.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.1% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.4% 17.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.6% 18.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.8% 15.7%
$15,000 or less 9.6% 12.5%

Education Expenditures

For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,132 $846,872,000 50.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $911 $84,525,000 5.0%
Staff $919 $85,229,000 5.1%
General Administration $308 $28,579,000 1.7%
School Administration $850 $78,808,000 4.7%
Operation $1,531 $141,956,000 8.5%
Transportation $768 $71,219,000 4.3%
Other $605 $56,106,000 3.3%
Total Support $5,892 $546,422,000 32.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,043 $282,183,000 16.8%
Total Expenditures $18,068 $1,675,477,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,701 $333,638,169,000 52.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $591 $29,412,404,174 4.6%
Staff $492 $24,492,916,000 3.8%
General Administration $209 $10,424,317,000 1.6%
School Administration $594 $29,556,027,000 4.6%
Operation $1,037 $51,633,785,000 8.1%
Transportation $496 $24,688,412,826 3.9%
Other $387 $19,255,863,000 3.0%
Total Support $3,805 $189,463,725,000 29.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,365 $117,743,383,000 18.4%
Total Expenditures $12,871 $640,845,277,000 100.0%