Johnson County School District #1 -- Buffalo & Kaycee, Wyoming

Congratulations to Johnson County Teacher Amy Pierson!!!

2016 Wyoming Teacher of the Year

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."
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 1300 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 270 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 270 students.
  • Buffalo High School serves grades 9-12 and houses approximately 325 students.
  • Kaycee School serves grades K-12 and houses approximately 155 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.

Dr. Gerry Chase, Superintendent

Johnson County School District Number One does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age or handicap in admission or access to or treatment or employment in, its educational programs or activities. Inquiries concerning Title VI, Title IX, and Section 504 may be referred to Dr. Jeanie Iberlin, Johnson County School District One Title IX Coordinator (Telephone (307) 684-9571) or to the Office of Civil Rights, United States Department of Education,1961 Stout Street, Denver, Colorado, 80294

School Improvement Status
Copy of the letters sent to parents at: Meadowlark and Cloud Peak Elementary Schools 
(Check Back for link to letter) 
All students in Meadowlark and Cloud Peak Elementary were eligible for school choice in 2015-2016, but no students selected Kaycee Elementary as their option.

"As a result of the federal No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB), 22 students in Johnson County School District are eligible to receive extra help in the areas of math, reading and language arts. The choices for the extra services are listed in the link below titled Supplemental Education Service Providers. As of this time, not students have elected to participate. If you have further questions, feel free to contact your building principal."
CLICK HERE for SES Providers