89139 Public Schools

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There are 3 public schools in 89139 Las Vegas, NV, serving 3,526 students.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the Nevada state average of 62%.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is more than the state average of 17:1.

89139, Nevada Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • Las VegasLawrence & Heidi Canarelli Middle School
    7808 South Torrey Pines Dr
    Las VegasNV89139
    (702)799-1340
    1766 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Las Vegas
    Mark L Fine Elementary School
    6635 West Cougar Ave
    Las VegasNV89139
    (702)799-6882
    837 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Las Vegas
    Tony Alamo Elementary School
    7455 El Camino Rd
    Las VegasNV89139
    (702)799-2590
    923 students | Gr. PK-5

Zipcode Statistics

AboutZipcode 89139 Zipcode Statistics (NV) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 30,477 people 2,344,858 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 31% 24%
Median Household Income $72,179 $52,591
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Did You Know?
Public schools in zipcode 89139 have a 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. of 0.69, which is lower than the Nevada average of 0.69. The most diverse school in zipcode 89139 is Lawrence & Heidi Canarelli Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Nevada or in the USA.