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January 22, 2015 I The Lovell Chronicle 13 iiiii! :!~% PO Box 688 99 South Division Cowley, WY 82420 Phone: 307-548-2254 FAX: 307-548-7610 District Vision Embracing a tradition of excellence while preparing individuals for success. District Mission The mission of Big Horn County School District #1 is to equip all students with the knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary for success. Big Horn County School District # 1 is proud to present the results from state standardized tests - PAWS (Proficiency Assessments for Wyoming Students) shows district performance in comparison to other schools in Wyoming. (Spring 2014 results) Percentages signify proficient and above. [] District State Writing Reading Math Science 60 50 40 30 20 10 0 4 8 80 70 70 60 60 50 50 40 40 30 30 20 20 10 10 0 0 II 3 4 5 6 7 8 II 5 7 80 70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0 3 4 5 6 7 8 11 DISTRICT FACTS Student Population Pre-K- 12> Connections Academy Total students 707 students +320 students = 1027 students Male: 373 52.8%* Female: 334 47.2%* Socio-Economic Status* (K-12) Full Pay: 58.7% Free/Reduced: District enrollment District PreK 30 15 na 45 K 31 19 11 61 1 4t 16 15 72 2 37 23 6 66 3 35 1S 13 63 4 34 19 13 66 5, 29 15 15 59 6 34 17 21 72 7 30 13 28 71 8 29 17 23 69 9 36 22 56 114 10 31 15 49 95 11 35 22 41 98 12 76 41.3% *Traditional students Big Horn County School District #1 Board of Education Koleen Sponsel Chairman, At-large Paul Rasmussen Vice Chairman, At-large Tricia Aagard Treasurer, Burlington Joan Zier Clerk, Deaver-Frannie Ed Riding Member, Byron Brett Crosby Mem her, A t-large David Banks Member, Cowley H AT::N W AY District Staff 96 Certified Staff 80 Classified Staff Base salary for Certified Staff: $48,180 Average Teacher Salary: $58,810 Average Years Experience: 15.56 51.4% of Certified Staff members have degrees advanced ACADEMY Connections Academy is a free public school that students attend from home. It combines aspects of homeschooling with those of traditional public education. Connections Academy is a virtual educational program (also known as a virtual school or cyber school) serving students in grades K-12. Certified teachers work with students and a parent or other adult, referred to as a "Learning Coach"to deliver instruction. The Connections Academy program is accredited by the AdvancED Accreditation Commissioner. Big Horn County School District #1 is proud to work in cooperation with Connections Academy to provide students in Wyoming the opportunity to have the education experience of their choice. Make a Difference! We have a stakeholder group (anyone who has a'stake' in the education of our students: school personnel, parents, community members) that works on school improvement through the AdvanceEd Accreditation Process. If you are interested in participating in a district stakeholder group, please contact Patrice Riley, 307-548-2254. The State of Wyoming provides Hathaway Merit and Needs-Based scholarships to Wyoming students attending the University of Wyoming and Wyoming Community Colleges. Every student who meets the requirements can earn a Hathaway Merit Scholarship. Contact your school counselor for more information. For more information about the district, see our Website