District Information

From its district office in Laramie, ACSD#1 serves students and communities across Albany County. Located in southeastern Wyoming, the area offers beautiful views and opportunities for exploration in every direction. Laramie, the county seat, is the home of the University of Wyoming and 21 sites on the National Register of Historic Places, highlighting both innovation and heritage. ACSD#1 operates 13 schools, employs more than 800 staff and faculty members, and every day educates more than 4,000 students to become tomorrow’s leaders.

Elementary Schools
(in Laramie) (Rural Schools)
Beitel Centennial
Indian Paintbrush Harmony
Linford Notch Peak
Slade Rock River (K-5)
Spring Creek
Secondary Schools
Laramie Middle School UW Lab School (K – 8)
Laramie High School Rock River (6 – 12)
Whiting High School
Charter Schools
Montessori Snowy Range Academy

Other Student Demographics

Female Male
52.1% 47.9%

Budget and Funding

ACSD#1 is funded through a combination of local, state, and federal funding sources.  ACSD#1 operates a $60 million budget annually,

2020-21 2019-20 2018-19 2017-18
Revenue Budget Audited Audited Audited
Local 14,477,800 14,033,800 13,255,567 12,782,595
County/State 47,631,981 47,350,855 46,658,103 46,895,520
Federal 3,917,038 3,911,616 3,655,000 4,175,000
Gen Fund 62,189,781 59,914,984 59,577,671 59,542,277
Federal 3,917,038 3,911,616 3,655,000 4,175,000

Personnel Staffing

ACSD#1 has approximately 800 employees serving students and families in our school district. Classroom teachers and professional support personnel (for example, counselors, librarians, and social workers) are nearly 60% of the entire staff.  Classified positions (for example, clerical, transportation, custodian, and maintenance personnel) provide instructional support.

Our Mission: Educate all students to achieve at their highest potential, to graduate, and to succeed in life.