Sheila R. Tarr Elementary School

Sheila R. Tarr Elementary School serves 647 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the NV average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 63%.
Sheila R. Tarr Elementary School operates within the Clark County School District.

Overview

The student population of 647 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 647 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 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 20:1 17:1
Asian
2%
6%
Hispanic
26%
39%
Black
13%
10%
White
49%
37%
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
9%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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
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.
30%
42%
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.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 342,488 students has grown by 9% over five years.
School District Name Clark County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
372
9
Number of Students Managed 342,488 3,501
District Total Revenue $3,179 MM $36 MM
District Spending $3,291 MM $34 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,164 $14,943
District Spending / Student $10,521 $14,309
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 Northwest Career And Technical Academy (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ernest Becker Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edith Garehime Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Las VegasEdith Garehime Elementary School
    3850 Campbell Rd
    Las VegasNV 89129
    (702)799-6000
    0.5 mi | 657 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Las VegasEileen Conners Elementary School
    3810 Shadow Peak Dr
    Las VegasNV 89129
    (702)799-1402
    1.1 mi | 827 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Las VegasMarc Kahre Elementary School
    7887 West Gowan Rd
    Las VegasNV 89129
    (702)799-4660
    1.9 mi | 501 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Las VegasErnest Becker Middle School
    9151 Pinewood Hills Dr
    Las VegasNV 89134
    (702)799-4460
    1.9 mi | 1310 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Las VegasIrwin & Susan Molasky Junior High School
    7801 West Gilmore Ave
    Las VegasNV 89129
    (702)799-3400
    2.1 mi | 1346 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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