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Revision as of 15:29, 9 June 2014

K-12 Education in Wyoming
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Education facts
State Superintendent: Cindy Hill
Number of students: 90,099[1]
Number of teachers: 7,847
Teacher/pupil ratio: 1:11.5
Number of school districts: 61
Number of schools: 354
Graduation rate: 79%[2]
Per-pupil spending: $15,849[3]
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Wyoming Department of Education
Wyoming school districts
List of school districts in Wyoming
Wyoming
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Glossary of education terms
Wyoming is home to 61 school districts, 354 schools and 90,099 K-12 students.[4]

Quick facts

The State Superintendent of Public Instruction is Cindy Hill. The following lists current members of the Wyoming State Board of Education:[5]

  • Ron Micheli, Chairman
  • Scotty Ratliff, Vice Chair
  • Pete Gosar, Treasurer
  • Sue Belish
  • Kathy Coon
  • Matt Garland
  • Hugh Hageman
  • Ken Rathburn
  • Gerald Reichardt
  • Walt Wilcox
  • Belenda Wilson

Demographics

The following table displays the ethnic distribution of students in Wyoming as reported in the Common Core of Data for 2011-2012.[6]

See also: Demographic information for all students in all 50 states

The following table displays the ethnic distribution of students in Wyoming as reported in the National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data for 2011-2012.[7]

Demographic Information for Wyoming's K-12 Public School System
Ethnicity Students State Percentage United States Percentage**
American Indian 2,885 3.2% 1.10%
Asian 710 0.79% 4.68%
African American 979 1.09% 15.68%
Hawaiian Nat./Pacific Isl. Students 123 0.14% 0.42%
Hispanic 11,326 12.57% 24.37%
White 72,519 80.49% 51.21%
Two or More 1,557 1.73% 2.54%
**Note: This is the percentage of all students in the United States that are reported to be of this ethnicity.

School board elections

Upcoming elections

See also: Wyoming school board elections, 2014

A total of two Wyoming school districts among America's largest school districts by enrollment will hold elections in 2014 for eight seats. Each district scheduled elections on November 4, 2014.

Here are several quick facts about Wyoming's school board elections in 2014:

The districts listed below served 25,324 K-12 students during the 2010-2011 school year, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.[8] Click on the district names for more information on the district and its school board elections.

2014 Wyoming School Board Elections
District Date Seats up for election Total board seats Student enrollment
Laramie County School District 1 11/4/2014 4 7 13,171
Natrona County Schools 11/4/2014 4 9 12,153


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