Gordon Mccaw Elementary School

Gordon Mccaw Elementary School serves 541 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the NV average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 65%.
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School operates within the Clark County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 541 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 541 students
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 21:1
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
6%
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2014)
Hispanic
31%
41%
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
4%
10%
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
56%
35%
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School White Students (1989-2014)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
7%
6%
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.59 0.47
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
53%
45%
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
8%
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Clark County School District's student population of 320,532 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,893 in this district is less than the state average of $11,600. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,943 is less than the state average of $11,281. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Clark County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
376
9
Number of Students Managed 320,532 1,349
Clark County   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $3,038 MM $40 MM
Clark County   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $3,053 MM $38 MM
Clark County   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,893 $11,600
Clark County   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,943 $11,281
Clark County   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Nevada State High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lyal Burkholder Junior High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Robert L Taylor Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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