Gordon Mccaw Elementary School

Gordon Mccaw Elementary School serves 581 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the NV average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 62%.
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School operates within the Clark County School District.

Overview

The student population of 581 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 581 students
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same 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 17:1 17:1
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
6%
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
28%
39%
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
4%
10%
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
57%
38%
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Gordon Mccaw 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.
0.59 0.47
Gordon Mccaw 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.
57%
44%
Gordon Mccaw 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.
7%
7%
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

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 2,386
Clark County   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
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 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Henderson Nevada State High School
    Charter School
    303 South Water St
    Henderson , NV 89015
    (702)953-2600
    Charter School
    0.1  mi  |  245  students  |  Gr.  11-12
  • Henderson Lyal Burkholder Junior High School
    355 West Van Wagenen
    Henderson , NV 89015
    (702)799-8080
    0.3  mi  |  802  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Henderson Robert L Taylor Elementary School
    144 Westminster Way
    Henderson , NV 89015
    (702)799-8950
    0.8  mi  |  594  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Henderson Ulis Newton Elementary School
    571 Greenway Rd
    Henderson , NV 89015
    (702)799-0500
    1  mi  |  776  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Henderson Basic High School
    400 Palo Verde Dr
    Henderson , NV 89015
    (702)799-8000
    1  mi  |  2389  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Did You Know?
Henderson, NV public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.54, which is higher than the Nevada average of 0.49. The most diverse school in Henderson is Liberty High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Nevada or national school diversity statistics.