School Details

Pronghorn Elementary School

3005 Oakcrest Dr, Gillette, WY 82717
(307) 682-1676
7

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-6 453 students 16 students/teacher (WY avg is 12)

Test Scores by grade

94%
86%
87%
73%
65%
66%

Proficiency Assessments for Wyoming Students (PAWS)

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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Campbell County School District #1 average
  • Wyoming state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

79%
80%
81%
79%
80%
78%
59%
58%
58%

Proficiency Assessments for Wyoming Students (PAWS)

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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Campbell County School District #1 average
  • Wyoming state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

88%
75%
80%
91%
69%
73%

Proficiency Assessments for Wyoming Students (PAWS)

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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Campbell County School District #1 average
  • Wyoming state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

89%
81%
82%
85%
81%
81%

Proficiency Assessments for Wyoming Students (PAWS)

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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Campbell County School District #1 average
  • Wyoming state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Pronghorn Elementary School is a public middle school in Gillette. 453 students go to Pronghorn Elementary School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Native American or Native Alaskan. 15% of the 453 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Pronghorn Elementary School is 16:1. Sage Valley Junior High School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 96% 88%
Hispanic 2% 8%
Native American or Native Alaskan 1% 1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.7% 1%
Asian 0.5% %
Black, non-Hispanic 0.4% 1%
Multiracial 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 15% 32%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (7 years ago)

    very good school they actuallu care about your children. many of the schools are good in gillette but I think my 2 sons are happy where they are.

  • (9 years ago)

    This is an excellent school with very good teachers and other staff. Parent involvement is great. We have been thrilled with our son's progress. It is much better than his last school.

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