Education

Educators work tirelessly to design an engaging learning environment for students in Goshen County, Wyoming schools. Parents can also choose to send their children to a private Christian school. Eastern Wyoming College is valuable asset for the region.

Goshen County School District #1 serves the communities of Torrington, LaGrange, Lingle and Yoder. The vision for the district is to lead, empower, and nurture a learning environment that engages students and prepares them to compete in society when they leave the district.

Statistics

Number elementary schools: 5
Number junior high/middle schools: 3
Number high schools: 3
Total district enrollment: 1,823
Average ACT scores: 20.4
Expenditures per student (08-09): $13,666
Budgeted revenues (08-09): $30,380,927

For more information: www.goshen.k12.wy.us

Located at 2441 East E Street in Torrington, Valley Christian School is a community Christian school for preschool through 5th grade. For more information, call 307-532-3133.

Eastern Wyoming College is a public community college with open enrollment located in Torrington. The College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission; Member: North Central Association, the American Veterinary Medical Association, and the American Welding Society. The 2009 enrollment at EWC was 1,696 students with a student to faculty ratio of 11:1. The College features more than 40 programs of study, designed for transferring to colleges and universities or preparing students to enter the workforce. The College’s outreach areas span 16,000 square miles throughout eastern Wyoming. EWC also offers a wide variety of customized training opportunities to business and industry.

For more information, visit www.ewc.wy.edu.

 

Frontier School of the Bible is a private, non-denominational bible college located in LaGrange and offers programs in religious training.  Students can earn a 1-year certificate, a 3-year Associate of Arts degree or a 4-year Bachelor of Arts degree.

For more information, visit www.frontierbible.org.