School Details

Colter Elementary School

1855 High School Rd, Jackson, WY 83001
(307) 733-9651
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades 3-5 419 students 12 students/teacher (WY avg is 12)

Test Scores by grade

85%
89%
87%
63%
69%
66%

Proficiency Assessments for Wyoming Students (PAWS)

In 2011-2012 Wyoming administered the Proficiency Assessments for Wyoming Students (PAWS) in reading, writing 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
  • Teton County School District #1 average
  • Wyoming state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

84%
87%
81%
80%
84%
78%
65%
68%
58%

Proficiency Assessments for Wyoming Students (PAWS)

In 2011-2012 Wyoming administered the Proficiency Assessments for Wyoming Students (PAWS) in reading, writing 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
  • Teton County School District #1 average
  • Wyoming state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

85%
87%
80%
75%
79%
73%

Proficiency Assessments for Wyoming Students (PAWS)

In 2011-2012 Wyoming administered the Proficiency Assessments for Wyoming Students (PAWS) in reading, writing 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
  • Teton County School District #1 average
  • Wyoming state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Colter Elementary School is a public elementary school in Jackson. 419 students go to Colter Elementary School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Asian. 38% of the 419 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Colter Elementary School is 12:1. Jackson Hole Christian Academy is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 57% 69%
Hispanic 40% 28%
Asian 2% %
Multiracial 1% 1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.7% 2%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.5% 0%
Black, non-Hispanic 0.2% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 38% 14%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    My daughter attended Colter for 3rd grade and I thought it was a fantastic school. Before and after she was at a school rated an 8 and I think Colter's teachers and administrators were far superior. I'm shocked that Colter is only a 5 - it was a wonderful school.

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