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Sheridan Junior High School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
500 Lewis Street
Sheridan, WY 82801
Phone
(307) 672-9745
District
SHERIDAN COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT #2
County
SHERIDAN COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
852
Classroom Teachers
57

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Wyoming

9

(10 is best)

Better than 85.5% of WY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Sheridan Junior High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

80 60 40 20 0
67%
58%
72%
61%
62%
55%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

100 80 60 40 20 0
77%
55%
82%
59%
72%
52%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

100 80 60 40 20 0
77%
58%
82%
60%
72%
55%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
15
13
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 281 33.0%
Grade 7 288 33.8%
Grade 8 283 33.2%
Total 852 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 90.8% 90.6% 79.6%
Black 0.4% 0.4% 1.0%
Hispanic 7.4% 7.4% 14.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 0.6% 0.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.1% 1.1% 3.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 29.7% 30.5% 33.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 19.0% 20.1% 25.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.7% 10.4% 8.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 24,947 576,851
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 34.5 5
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.9% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.9% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.6% 32.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.3% 25.0%
65 OR OLDER 21.4% 16.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 11,160 233,231
Single Parent Households With Children 6.5% 8.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.4% 93.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 30.3% 28.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 10.8% 11.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.7% 17.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.5% 14.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.3% 18.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.1% 16.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.5% 12.8%
$15,000 or less 11.2% 8.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,800 $31,081,600 54.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $814 $2,875,048 5.0%
Staff $786 $2,776,152 4.8%
General Administration $337 $1,190,284 2.1%
School Administration $606 $2,140,392 3.7%
Operation $1,704 $6,018,528 10.4%
Transportation $488 $1,723,616 3.0%
Other $467 $1,649,444 2.9%
Total Support $5,202 $18,373,464 31.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,307 $8,148,324 14.1%
Total Expenditures $16,309 $57,603,388 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,769 $908,620,747 52.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,016 $94,493,936 5.4%
Staff $813 $75,616,929 4.4%
General Administration $321 $29,842,821 1.7%
School Administration $886 $82,384,950 4.7%
Operation $1,654 $153,805,362 8.9%
Transportation $788 $73,300,099 4.2%
Other $674 $62,667,740 3.6%
Total Support $6,151 $572,092,653 33.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,730 $253,929,477 14.6%
Total Expenditures $18,649 $1,734,661,680 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%