School Details

Riverton Middle School

840 Major Ave, Riverton, WY 82501
(307) 856-9443
5

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 593 students 16 students/teacher (WY avg is 12)

Test Scores by grade

79%
79%
82%
81%
81%
84%

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 2012
  • Fremont County School District #25 average
  • Wyoming state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

78%
78%
76%
76%
76%
75%

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 2012
  • Fremont County School District #25 average
  • Wyoming state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

83%
83%
73%
76%
76%
77%
54%
54%
51%

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 2012
  • Fremont County School District #25 average
  • Wyoming state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Riverton Middle School is a public middle school in Riverton. 593 students attend Riverton Middle School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 45% of the 593 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Riverton Middle School is 16:1. St. Margaret Catholic School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 75% 77%
Hispanic 7% 7%
Black, non-Hispanic 2% 1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 15% 15%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% %
Multiracial 0.2% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 45% 38%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (6 years ago)

    This school dosent offer many opportunities for children.

  • (9 years ago)

    it is great here! my kids love it adn they have learned so much! they're knowledge or technology has gone up 100%! especailly my youngest who is now an honor roll student since we moved here! the math program is great and both of my kids are so much more involved in the community and with their peers! we love it here! the counselors were great for my daughter also (if all you moms out there know what i mean)! im so happy for my kids! they are so happy here! plus once you talk to mrs mowry the pricipal you'll be hooked! shes great with the students and the student council has so many different acticities so that the kids have a variety of things to get into; dances carnivals. plus theere are things like builders club and lights on and study hall. its great you'll love it! thanks

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