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Desert View Elementary School

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Posted June 4, 2009

This schools lack of parental involvement and the bullies is not acceptable. I wouldnt recommend this school to anyone
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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.

60 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
87%

2012

 
 
88%

2011

 
 
>=95%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 66% in 2013.

60 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
64%

2012

 
 
55%

2011

 
 
73%
Writing

The state average for Writing was 80% in 2011.

80 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
94%
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.

60 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
68%

2012

 
 
76%

2011

 
 
86%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 78% in 2013.

60 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
63%

2012

 
 
78%

2011

 
 
88%
Science

The state average for Science was 58% in 2013.

60 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
34%

2012

 
 
48%

2011

 
 
45%
Writing

The state average for Writing was 75% in 2011.

50 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
86%
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 Students87%
Female84%
Male89%
African Americann/a
Hispanic83%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White89%
Economically disadvantaged87%
Not economically disadvantaged87%
Students with disabilities54%
Students without disabilities95%
English language learners80%
Proficient in English88%
Non-migrant87%
Academically giftedn/a
Non-Gifted87%

Reading

All Students64%
Female59%
Male68%
African Americann/a
Hispanic65%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White62%
Economically disadvantaged61%
Not economically disadvantaged70%
Students with disabilities23%
Students without disabilities73%
English language learners50%
Proficient in English66%
Non-migrant64%
Academically giftedn/a
Non-Gifted64%
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 Students68%
Female65%
Male71%
African Americann/a
Hispanic60%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White75%
Economically disadvantaged68%
Not economically disadvantaged67%
Students with disabilities33%
Students without disabilities78%
English language learners36%
Proficient in English74%
Non-migrant68%
Academically giftedn/a
Non-Gifted68%

Reading

All Students63%
Female68%
Male57%
African Americann/a
Hispanic44%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White75%
Economically disadvantaged59%
Not economically disadvantaged71%
Students with disabilities33%
Students without disabilities72%
English language learners<=10%
Proficient in English74%
Non-migrant63%
Academically giftedn/a
Non-Gifted63%

Science

All Students34%
Female35%
Male32%
African Americann/a
Hispanic24%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White44%
Economically disadvantaged37%
Not economically disadvantaged29%
Students with disabilities13%
Students without disabilities40%
English language learners<=10%
Proficient in English39%
Non-migrant34%
Academically giftedn/a
Non-Gifted34%
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 59% 80%
Hispanic 34% 13%
Two or more races 3% 2%
Black 2% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 3%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 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 57%N/A37%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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1900 Desert Blvd
Rock Springs, WY 82902
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