Yerington Elementary School

112 North California St,

Yerington, NV, 89447

Tel: (775)463-6844
Grades: PK-4

480 students

Yerington Elementary School serves 480 students in grades PK-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the NV average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 62%.
Yerington Elementary School operates within the Lyon County School District.

Overview

The student population of 480 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 480 students
Yerington Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Yerington Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Yerington Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 17:1
Yerington Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
8%
1%
Yerington Elementary School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
6%
Yerington Elementary School Asian (1996-2010)
Hispanic
40%
39%
Yerington Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
10%
Yerington Elementary School Black (1988-2010)
White
47%
38%
Yerington Elementary School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Yerington Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Yerington Elementary 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.
0.62 0.69
Yerington Elementary 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.
53%
44%
Yerington Elementary 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.
10%
7%
Yerington Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,447 students has grown by 1806% over five years.
School District Name Lyon County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
9
Number of Students Managed 8,447 3,436
Lyon County   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $92 MM $36 MM
Lyon County   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $97 MM $34 MM
Lyon County   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $206,576 $14,943
Lyon County   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $219,650 $14,309
Lyon 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 Yerington High School (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Yerington Intermediate School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Riverview Elementary School (28.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Yerington Yerington Intermediate School
    215 Pearl St
    Yerington , NV , 89447
    (775)463-6833
    0.1  mi  |  385  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Yerington Yerington High School
    114 Pearl St
    Yerington , NV , 89447
    (775)463-6822
    0.1  mi  |  402  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Yerington Rite Of Passage High School
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    100 Rosaschi Rd
    Yerington , CA , 89447
    (530)295-2271
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    7.2  mi  |  223  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Smith Smith Valley Schools
    20 Day Ln
    Smith , NV , 89430
    (775)465-2332
    15.8  mi  |  202  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Schurz Schurz Elementary School
    4048 Hwy 95 South
    Schurz , NV , 89427
    (775)773-2323
    18.9  mi  |  70  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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