Yerington Elementary School

112 North California St

Yerington, NV 89447

Tel: (775)463-6844
Grades PK-4
491 students
Yerington Elementary School serves 491 students in grades PK - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the NV average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 65%.
Yerington Elementary School operates within the Lyon County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 491 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 491 students
Yerington Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Yerington Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Yerington Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Yerington Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 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 15:1 21:1
Yerington Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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 0.47
Yerington Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
54%
45%
Yerington Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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%
8%
Yerington Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,104 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,033 is less than the state average of $11,600. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,955 is higher than the state average of $11,281. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four years.
School District Name Lyon County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
9
Number of Students Managed 8,104 1,349
Lyon County   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $88 MM $40 MM
Lyon County   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $105 MM $38 MM
Lyon County   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,033 $11,600
Lyon County   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,955 $11,281
Lyon County   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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 Smith Valley Schools (15.8 miles away)
 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • YeringtonYerington High School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 372 students114 Pearl St
    YeringtonNV 89447
    (775)463-6822
    0.19-12372
  • YeringtonYerington Intermediate School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 367 students215 Pearl St
    YeringtonNV 89447
    (775)463-6833
    0.15-8367
  • YeringtonRite Of Passage High School
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    7.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 148 students100 Rosaschi Rd
    YeringtonNV 89447
    (530)295-2271
    7.29-12148
  • SmithSmith Valley Schools
    15.8 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 209 students20 Day Ln
    SmithNV 89430
    (775)465-2332
    15.8PK-12209
  • SchurzSchurz Elementary School
    18.9 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 57 students4048 Hwy 95 South
    SchurzNV 89427
    (775)773-2323
    18.9PK-857

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Yes No
Area Statistics
Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
January 30, 2016
Do children born in certain months develop more quickly than others? Does it affect their success later in life?
December 03, 2015
Participating in team sports has a great many benefits for children, there is no doubt. In this article you will learn what those benefits are.
November 26, 2015
Gifted students often fail to thrive in traditional academic environments because they are not being challenged. In this article you will learn how to make sure your gifted student gets the quality education he or she deserves.