Ernest Becker Middle School

Ernest Becker Middle School serves 1,406 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the NV average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 62%.
Ernest Becker Middle School operates within the Clark County School District.

Overview

The student population of 1406 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,406 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Ernest Becker Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1994-2013)
Students by Grade Ernest Becker Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 24:1 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 25:1 17:1
Asian
5%
6%
Hispanic
30%
39%
Black
14%
10%
White
40%
38%
All Ethnic Groups Ernest Becker Middle School Sch Ethnicity Ernest Becker Middle 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.
0.72 0.47
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.
45%
44%
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.
9%
7%

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
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: 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 Students Grades
  • Las VegasWilliam Lummis Elementary School
    9000 Hillpointe Rd
    Las VegasNV 89134
    (702)799-4380
    0.3 mi | 557 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Las VegasRichard H Bryan Elementary School
    8050 Cielo Vista Ave
    Las VegasNV 89128
    (702)799-1460
    1.5 mi | 544 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Las VegasSheila R. Tarr Elementary School
    9400 West Gilmore Ave
    Las VegasNV 89129
    (702)799-6710
    1.9 mi | 639 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Las VegasEdith Garehime Elementary School
    3850 Campbell Rd
    Las VegasNV 89129
    (702)799-6000
    2 mi | 650 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Las VegasMarc Kahre Elementary School
    7887 West Gowan Rd
    Las VegasNV 89129
    (702)799-4660
    2.2 mi | 525 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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