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 declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 647 students
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Total Students (2001-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Total Teachers (2001-2013)
Students by Grade Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 17:1 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
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2013)
Asian
2%
6%
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Asian Students (2001-2013)
Hispanic
26%
39%
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Black Students (2001-2013)
Black
13%
10%
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Black Students (2001-2013)
White
49%
37%
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School White Students (2001-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
9%
5%
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary 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.
0.67 0.47
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Diversity Score (2001-2013)
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.
30%
42%
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2013)
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.
5%
7%
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2013)

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 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 Grades Students
  • Las VegasEdith Garehime Elementary School
    3850 Campbell Rd
    Las VegasNV 89129
    (702)799-6000
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 657 students                      
  • Las VegasEileen Conners Elementary School
    3810 Shadow Peak Dr
    Las VegasNV 89129
    (702)799-1402
    1.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 827 students                      
  • Las VegasMarc Kahre Elementary School
    7887 West Gowan Rd
    Las VegasNV 89129
    (702)799-4660
    1.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 501 students                      
  • Las VegasErnest Becker Middle School
    9151 Pinewood Hills Dr
    Las VegasNV 89134
    (702)799-4460
    1.9 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1310 students                      
  • Las VegasIrwin & Susan Molasky Junior High School
    7801 West Gilmore Ave
    Las VegasNV 89129
    (702)799-3400
    2.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1346 students                      

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