Marlan J. Walker Elementary School

Marlan J. Walker Elementary School serves 893 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the NV average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 62%.
Marlan J. Walker Elementary School operates within the Clark County School District.

Overview

The student population of 893 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 893 students
Gender % 42% Male / 58%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Marlan J. Walker Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2003-2013)
Students by Grade Marlan J. Walker Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 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
Marlan J. Walker Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2003-2013)
Asian
2%
6%
Hispanic
24%
39%
Black
2%
10%
White
59%
38%
All Ethnic Groups Marlan J. Walker Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Marlan J. Walker 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.
0.58 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.
18%
44%
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.
6%
7%

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 (1988-2013)
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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Foothill High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jack & Terry Mannion Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is James E & A Rae Smalley Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • HendersonFoothill High School
    800 College Dr
    HendersonNV 89002
    (702)799-3500
    0.6 mi | 2639 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • HendersonCollege Of So. Nv High School South
    700 College Dr
    HendersonNV 89002
    (702)651-3080
    0.8 mi | 101 students | Gr. 11-12                      
  • HendersonJames E & A Rae Smalley Elementary School
    304 East Paradise Hills Dr
    HendersonNV 89015
    0.8 mi | 767 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HendersonJack & Terry Mannion Middle School
    155 East Paradise Hills Dr
    HendersonNV 89002
    (702)799-3020
    1 mi | 1783 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • HendersonFay Galloway Elementary School
    701 Skyline Rd
    HendersonNV 89002
    (702)799-8920
    1.4 mi | 688 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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