Wyoming Features
4:03 pm
Wed March 24, 2004

One-Room School House Series

Wyoming – Part 2: Scattered across the state, there are a total of 23 rural schools that have only one teacher. The cost of educating students at these schools is up to 10 times higher then the state average, nonetheless there is little opposition to funding them. Wyoming Public Radio's Renny MacKay visited a school with just one student and reports on why one room school houses remain part of the state's culture.