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Washington Elementary School

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Posted October 20, 2008

I taught their for 2 years. It is an awesome school. The teachers are one of the best and service to the child. PTO helps with anything and the principal loves kids and loves the job. I was heartbroken when I left. I will never find a school like this one.
—Submitted by a teacher


Posted June 16, 2003

The best school in Green River,WY


Posted May 8, 2003

The school has a lot of problems and they are not addressed.


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The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Math

The state average for Math was 87% in 2013.

30 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
88%

2012

 
 
83%

2011

 
 
89%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 66% in 2013.

30 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
62%

2012

 
 
57%

2011

 
 
60%
Writing

The state average for Writing was 80% in 2011.

40 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
80%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Wyoming administered the Proficiency Assessments for Wyoming Students (PAWS) in reading and math to students in grades 3 through 8 and 11, and in science in grades 4, 8 and 11. PAWS tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Wyoming. The goal is for all students score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Wyoming Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 81% in 2013.

40 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
73%

2012

 
 
72%

2011

 
 
86%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 78% in 2013.

40 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
77%

2012

 
 
81%

2011

 
 
86%
Science

The state average for Science was 58% in 2013.

40 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
50%

2012

 
 
72%

2011

 
 
52%
Writing

The state average for Writing was 75% in 2011.

60 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
59%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Wyoming administered the Proficiency Assessments for Wyoming Students (PAWS) in reading and math to students in grades 3 through 8 and 11, and in science in grades 4, 8 and 11. PAWS tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Wyoming. The goal is for all students score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Wyoming Department of Education

Math

All Students88%
Female82%
Male91%
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White88%
Economically disadvantaged73%
Not economically disadvantaged>=95%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities>=95%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English88%
Not migrant88%
Academically giftedn/a
Not Gifted85%

Reading

All Students62%
Female64%
Male61%
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White58%
Economically disadvantaged45%
Not economically disadvantaged70%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities72%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English62%
Not migrant62%
Academically giftedn/a
Not Gifted52%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Wyoming administered the Proficiency Assessments for Wyoming Students (PAWS) in reading and math to students in grades 3 through 8 and 11, and in science in grades 4, 8 and 11. PAWS tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Wyoming. The goal is for all students score at or above the proficient level.

The different student groups are identified by the Wyoming Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Wyoming Department of Education

Math

All Students73%
Female74%
Male71%
African Americann/a
Hispanic77%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White70%
Economically disadvantaged64%
Not economically disadvantaged76%
Students with disabilities40%
Students without disabilities82%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English73%
Not migrant73%
Academically giftedn/a
Not Gifted68%

Reading

All Students77%
Female81%
Male71%
African Americann/a
Hispanic77%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White79%
Economically disadvantaged71%
Not economically disadvantaged79%
Students with disabilities60%
Students without disabilities82%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English77%
Not migrant77%
Academically giftedn/a
Not Gifted73%

Science

All Students50%
Female48%
Male52%
African Americann/a
Hispanic46%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White52%
Economically disadvantaged36%
Not economically disadvantaged56%
Students with disabilities50%
Students without disabilities50%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English50%
Not migrant50%
Academically giftedn/a
Not Gifted41%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Wyoming administered the Proficiency Assessments for Wyoming Students (PAWS) in reading and math to students in grades 3 through 8 and 11, and in science in grades 4, 8 and 11. PAWS tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Wyoming. The goal is for all students score at or above the proficient level.

The different student groups are identified by the Wyoming Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Wyoming Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 79% 80%
Hispanic 17% 13%
American Indian/Alaska Native 2% 3%
Two or more races 2% 2%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Black 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 35%N/A37%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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750 West 5th North
Green River, WY 82935
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