Kenny C Guinn Middle School

Kenny C Guinn Middle School serves 797 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the NV average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 62%.
Kenny C Guinn Middle School operates within the Clark County School District.

Overview

The student population of 797 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 797 students
Kenny C Guinn Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Kenny C Guinn Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Kenny C Guinn Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 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 23:1 17:1
Kenny C Guinn Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
9%
6%
Kenny C Guinn Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
53%
39%
Kenny C Guinn Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
9%
10%
Kenny C Guinn Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
18%
38%
Kenny C Guinn Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Kenny C Guinn Middle School Sch Ethnicity Kenny C Guinn 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.
0.67 0.47
Kenny C Guinn Middle 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.
63%
44%
Kenny C Guinn Middle 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.
12%
7%
Kenny C Guinn Middle 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 Southwest Behavior J/shs (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Southwest Behavior J/shs (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southwest Behavior J/shs (0.1 miles away)
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  • Las VegasSouthwest Behavior J/shs
    Alternative School
    6480 Fairbanks Rd
    Las VegasNV 89103
    (702)799-5904
    Alternative School

    0.1 mi | 78 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • Las VegasHarvey N Dondero Elementary School
    4450 South Ridgeville St
    Las VegasNV 89103
    (702)799-5940
    0.4 mi | 720 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Las VegasC H Decker Elementary School
    3850 South Redwood
    Las VegasNV 89103
    (702)799-5920
    0.4 mi | 630 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Las VegasP A Diskin Elementary School
    4220 South Ravenwood
    Las VegasNV 89147
    (702)799-5930
    0.8 mi | 706 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Las VegasJoseph E Thiriot Elementary School
    5700 West Harmon Ave
    Las VegasNV 89103
    (702)799-2550
    0.9 mi | 644 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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