Mission: "Johnson County School District #1 collaborates with our communities to graduate every student with the information, confidence, responsibility, and skills to be prepared for college, career, and the workforce." 

Vision: "Johnson County School District #1 guarantees a learning environment where every student grows every day in his or her overall well-being and academic achievement."

Click Here to view the District Strategic Plan                                                                           Click Here to view the District Annual Report

Welcome Message

Welcome to the Johnson County School District #1 web presence. We are glad you are visiting with us electronically. The information provided at this web site is intended to assist parents, patrons, staff and students in finding or researching information of interest.

Johnson County School District #1 is located on the east slope of the Big Horn Mountain Range located in northeastern Wyoming and includes the communities of Buffalo and Kaycee. The district serves approximately 1260 students and has a general fund budget of approximately $20 million dollars.

Our district schools include:

  • Meadowlark Elementary School serves grades K-2 and houses approximately 285 students.
  • Cloud Peak Elementary School serves grades 3-5 and houses approximately 280 students.
  • Clear Creek Middle School serves grades 6-8 and houses approximately 260 students.
  • Buffalo High School serves grades 9-12 and houses approximately 315 students.
  • Kaycee School serves grades K-12 and houses approximately 150 students.

Johnson County School District #1 continues to strive to meet the educational goals established by our Board of Trustees. We look forward to meeting the educational challenges of our students today and into the future. 

Enjoy the web site and please contact us with any questions or concerns about Johnson County School District #1.

Dr. Gerry Chase, Superintendent


Stars of Tomorrow - Sunday, March 5, 2017

Middle School Students at the AAS Conference. 
Back row: Kendra Schultz, Sage Palser, Jessica Kenney
Front row: Wolfegang Wuerker, Tucker Giles, Tim Clasen

FBLA State Competition
Kaycee Team (left) finished 1st- Nathan Troll, Atticus Garrett, Halle Elmer
Buffalo Team (right) finished 2nd - Tana Dahlberg, Caden Milmine, and Ariana Spratt

Congratulations to our Students of the Month! This Month's Key of Excellence is Failure Leads to Success.

MDLK - Claire Peterson

CPES - Aspen Bowe

CCMS - Gabe Cahhal

BHS - Christian Rhoads

Kaycee - Nickolas Devlin, Sam Ramsbottom, Dion Ealy