Al Seeliger Elementary School

2800 South Saliman Road
Carson City, NV 89706
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Al Seeliger Elementary School serves 603 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Al Seeliger Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 36%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 68% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Al Seeliger Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for:

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School Overview

Al Seeliger Elementary School's student population of 603 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
603 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Al Seeliger Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 671 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Al Seeliger Elementary School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (NV)
Overall Testing Rank
#141 out of 671 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
18:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
6%
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Hispanic
35%
43%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
55%
32%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
7%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 603 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in NV
  • Math Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.58 (Btm 50%)

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