C P Squires Elementary School

C P Squires Elementary School serves 755 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the NV average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 62%.
C P Squires Elementary School operates within the Clark County School District.

Overview

The student population of 755 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 755 students
C P Squires Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
C P Squires Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade C P Squires Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 17:1
C P Squires Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
6%
C P Squires Elementary School Asian (1988-2010)
Hispanic
92%
39%
C P Squires Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
10%
C P Squires Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
3%
38%
C P Squires Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups C P Squires Elementary School Sch Ethnicity C P Squires Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.15 0.69
C P Squires Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
99%
44%
C P Squires Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
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.
n/a
7%
C P Squires Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 340,019 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School District Name Clark County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
363
9
Number of Students Managed 340,019 3,436
District Total Revenue $3,179 MM $36 MM
Clark County   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $3,291 MM $34 MM
Clark County   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,164 $14,943
Clark County   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,521 $14,309
Clark County   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Rancho High School (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is J D Smith Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Walter Bracken Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • North Las Vegas J D Smith Middle School
    1301 East Tonopah Ave
    North Las Vegas , NV , 89030
    (702)799-7080
    0.1  mi  |  893  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • North Las Vegas Rancho High School
    Magnet School
    1900 Searles Ave
    North Las Vegas , NV , 89101
    (702)799-7000
    Magnet School
    0.5  mi  |  2943  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • North Las Vegas Washington Continuation Junior High School
    Alternative School
    1901 North White St
    North Las Vegas , NV , 89030
    (702)799-8320
    Alternative School
    0.6  mi  |  51  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Las Vegas Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Walter Bracken Elementary School
    Magnet School
    1200 North 27th St
    Las Vegas , NV , 89101
    (702)799-7095
    Magnet School
    0.8  mi  |  504  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • North Las Vegas Reynaldo Martinez Elementary School
    350 East Judson Ave
    North Las Vegas , NV , 89030
    (702)799-3800
    0.9  mi  |  575  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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