School Details

Desert Middle School

235 Bugis St, Wamsutter, WY 82336
(307) 324-7811
1

(out of 10)

Public Grades 7-8 12 students 5 students/teacher (WY avg is 12)

Test Scores by grade

63%
68%
76%
50%
69%
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
  • Sweetwater County School District #1 average
  • Wyoming state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

22%
67%
73%
50%
75%
77%
22%
38%
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
  • Sweetwater County School District #1 average
  • Wyoming state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Desert Middle School is a public middle school in Wamsutter. 12 students attend Desert Middle School and identify as Native American or Native Alaskan; White, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 33% of the 12 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Desert Middle School is 5:1. Little Snake River Valley School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Native American or Native Alaskan 8% 1%
White, non-Hispanic 75% 78%
Hispanic 17% 18%
Black, non-Hispanic 0% 2%
Multiracial 0% %
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 33% 26%

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