PROFICIENCY 48% 1% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
52%Albany County School District #1
54%Laramie
47%Wyoming

Velma Linford Elementary is a school servicing grades PK to 6 and is located in the district of "Albany County School District #1" in Laramie, WY. There are a total of 406 students and 36 teachers at Velma Linford Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 12 to 1. There are a total of 168 free lunch students and 37 reduced lunch students.

Velma Linford Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 47.5%, which is 1% higher than the Wyoming average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students406
Teachers35.5
Student/Teacher ratio12:1
Free lunch168
Reduced lunch37

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Velma Linford Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All39%
335-39%
411-19%
530-39%
670-79%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All56%
370-74%
420-29%
550-59%
660-69%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Velma Linford Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictWyomingNational
Caucasian 66.3% 76.3% 78.6% 51.1%
African American 1.8% 1.6% 1.3% 15.9%
Asian 0.5% 2.9% 1.0% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 28.0% 15.2% 13.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.8% 0.7% 3.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.8% 3.1% 2.0% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Laramie Montessori Charter School40%1.4Laramie, WY
Uw Laboratory School62%2.2Laramie, WY
Spring Creek Elementary67%2.4Laramie, WY
Slade Elementary65%2.5Laramie, WY
Laramie High School40%2.5Laramie, WY
Beitel Elementary70%2.8Laramie, WY
Laramie Junior High School59%3.3Laramie, WY
Whiting High School50%3.4Laramie, WY
Indian Paintbrush Elementary72%3.7Laramie, WY
Snowy Range Academy77%4.2Laramie, WY
Harmony Elementary50%16.8Laramie, WY
Valley View Elementary0%15.3Laramie, WY

Laramie demographics profile

StatisticLaramieWyomingNational
Population32,096583,029318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,752691
Median age25.236.837.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)38%59%55%
Speak English89%93%79%
Speak Spanish5%5%13%

Education level achieved in Laramie

IndexLaramieWyomingNational
Completed 8th grade93.7%88.0%84.3%
Completed high school93.6%87.3%83.0%
Completed some college80.6%63.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree58.1%36.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors49.5%26.0%30.3%
Completed masters21.1%8.8%11.5%
Completed professional degree9.3%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate6.7%1.2%1.3%
Source: The Velma Linford Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.