Sheila R. Tarr Elementary School

9400 West Gilmore Ave,

Las Vegas, NV, 89129

Tel: (702)799-6710
Grades: PK-5

639 students

Sheila R. Tarr Elementary School serves 639 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the NV average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 62%.
Sheila R. Tarr Elementary School operates within the Clark County School District.

Overview

The student population of 639 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 639 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has increased by 10% over five years.
This School (NV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
17:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
6%
Hispanic
23%
39%
Black
10%
10%
White
51%
38%
Unknown
14%
6%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.66
0.69
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 36%
44%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 312,892 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Clark County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
363
n/a
Number of Students Managed 312,892
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (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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