We’re No. 1
For grades K-12, Sweetwater County Schools District No. 1 is headquartered in Rock Springs and oversees all public schools within Rock Springs, Farson/Eden Valley and Wamsutter. Enrollment is nearly 5,000 students and there are seven elementary, four middle schools and three high schools, including a new Rock Springs Junior High. There is also a new Pilot Butte Elementary School serving grades 5-6, and a new Lincoln Elementary School.
Eight in Green River
Sweetwater County Schools District No. 2 is in Green River and also includes all public schools in the outlying communities of Granger and McKinnon. The district has 2,700 students and 11 schools, with eight of the schools situated within the Green River city limits. The three rural schools are Granger Elementary, McKinnon Elementary and Thomas Ranch Elementary (in Kemmerer).
Catholic and Baptist
As for private schools, the two in Sweetwater County are Holy Spirit Catholic and Green River Bible Baptist. Holy Spirit Catholic School in Rock Springs offers a pre-K through grade 6 curriculum, while Green River Bible Baptist School is a K-12 school that has only 25 students and six teachers.
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