Rock Springs Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Sweetwater County School District #1 School District Details

Sweetwater County School District #1 School District
3550 Foothill Boulevard
Rock Springs, WY 82901

5,479 Students enrolled in District

17 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Sweetwater County School District #1 School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Wyoming

(10 is best)

Better than of WY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
50%
54%
52%
56%
48%
52%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Black Butte High School
2410 College Drive
Rock Springs, WY, 82901
09-12
Desert Elementary School
235 Bugas Street
Wamsutter, WY, 82336
KG-06
Desert Middle School
235 Bugas Street
Wamsutter, WY, 82336
07-08
Desert View Elementary School
1900 Desert Boulevard
Rock Springs, WY, 82901
KG-04
Eastside Elementary School
305 G Street
Rock Springs, WY, 82901
05-06
Farson-Eden Elementary School
30 Highway 28
Farson, WY, 82932
KG-05
Farson-Eden High School
30 Highway 28
Farson, WY, 82932
09-12
Farson-Eden Middle School
30 Highway 28
Farson, WY, 82932
06-08
Northpark Elementary School
1 North Park Drive
Rock Springs, WY, 82901
KG-04
Overland Elementary School
3400 Foothill Boulevard
Rock Springs, WY, 82901
KG-04
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 70.6% 79.7%
Black 1.1% 1.0%
Hispanic 27.1% 14.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 0.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 4.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 35.7% 34.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 29.8% 25.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.9% 9.1%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,873 $43,608,000 47.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,070 $5,926,000 6.4%
Staff $645 $3,572,000 3.9%
General Administration $428 $2,372,000 2.6%
School Administration $660 $3,655,000 3.9%
Operation $1,354 $7,499,000 8.1%
Transportation $730 $4,043,000 4.4%
Other $590 $3,269,000 3.5%
Total Support $5,477 $30,336,000 32.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,369 $18,662,000 20.2%
Total Expenditures $16,719 $92,606,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,518 $902,949,000 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $988 $93,745,000 5.4%
Staff $811 $76,969,000 4.4%
General Administration $309 $29,298,000 1.7%
School Administration $868 $82,315,000 4.7%
Operation $1,612 $152,900,000 8.8%
Transportation $767 $72,795,000 4.2%
Other $666 $63,210,000 3.6%
Total Support $6,021 $571,232,000 32.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,868 $272,051,000 15.6%
Total Expenditures $18,407 $1,746,232,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%