Gordon Mccaw Elementary School

Gordon Mccaw Elementary School serves 554 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NV average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 63%.
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School operates within the Clark County School District.

Overview

The student population of 554 students has declined by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 554 students
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 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 18:1 17:1
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
6%
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
31%
39%
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
4%
10%
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
56%
37%
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
7%
5%
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Gordon Mccaw Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NV All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 (1988-2013)
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.
51%
42%
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2013)
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.
6%
7%
Gordon Mccaw Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 342,488 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,164 is less than the state average of $14,943. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,521 is less than the state average of $14,309. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Clark County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
372
9
Number of Students Managed 342,488 3,501
Clark County   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $3,179 MM $36 MM
Clark County   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $3,291 MM $34 MM
Clark County   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,164 $14,943
Clark County   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,521 $14,309
Clark County   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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 Grades Students
  • HendersonNevada State High School
    Charter School
    233 North Stephanie St
    HendersonNV 89074
    (702)953-2600
    Charter School

    0.1 mi | Gr. 11-12 | 226 students                      
  • HendersonLyal Burkholder Junior High School
    355 West Van Wagenen
    HendersonNV 89015
    (702)799-8080
    0.3 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 756 students                      
  • HendersonRobert L Taylor Elementary School
    144 Westminster Way
    HendersonNV 89015
    (702)799-8950
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 517 students                      
  • HendersonUlis Newton Elementary School
    571 Greenway Rd
    HendersonNV 89015
    (702)799-0500
    1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 705 students                      
  • HendersonBasic High School
    400 Palo Verde Dr
    HendersonNV 89015
    (702)799-8000
    1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 2286 students                      

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