Ernest Becker Middle School

Ernest Becker Middle School serves 1,310 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the NV average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 63%.
Ernest Becker Middle School operates within the Clark County School District.

Overview

The student population of 1310 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,310 students
Ernest Becker Middle School Total Students (1994-2013)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Ernest Becker Middle School Total Teachers (1994-2013)
Students by Grade Ernest Becker Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.72 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 24:1 17:1
Ernest Becker Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2013)
Asian
6%
6%
Ernest Becker Middle School Asian Students (1994-2013)
Hispanic
33%
39%
Ernest Becker Middle School Black Students (1994-2013)
Black
15%
10%
Ernest Becker Middle School Black Students (1994-2013)
White
38%
37%
Ernest Becker Middle School White Students (1994-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Ernest Becker Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
7%
5%
Ernest Becker Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Ernest Becker Middle 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.
0.72 0.47
Ernest Becker Middle School Diversity Score (1994-2013)
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.
39%
42%
Ernest Becker Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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.
8%
7%
Ernest Becker Middle 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 Cimarron Memorial High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Irwin & Susan Molasky Junior High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is William Lummis Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Las VegasWilliam Lummis Elementary School
    9000 Hillpointe Rd
    Las VegasNV 89134
    (702)799-4380
    0.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 529 students                      
  • Las VegasRichard H Bryan Elementary School
    8050 Cielo Vista Ave
    Las VegasNV 89128
    (702)799-1460
    1.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 572 students                      
  • Las VegasSheila R. Tarr Elementary School
    9400 West Gilmore Ave
    Las VegasNV 89129
    (702)799-6710
    1.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 647 students                      
  • Las VegasEdith Garehime Elementary School
    3850 Campbell Rd
    Las VegasNV 89129
    (702)799-6000
    2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 657 students                      
  • Las VegasMarc Kahre Elementary School
    7887 West Gowan Rd
    Las VegasNV 89129
    (702)799-4660
    2.2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 501 students                      

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