1200 N 27th St
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Bracken Walter Elementary School serves 591 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Bracken Walter Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (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 70% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Nevada state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 70% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 591 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in NV
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Bracken Walter Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Bracken Walter Elementary School's student population of 591 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
591 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Bracken Walter Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Bracken Walter Elementary School is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (NV)
Overall Testing Rank
#56 out of 671 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
69%
44%
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Black
11%
12%
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White
11%
30%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
5%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.50
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
71%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
2%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bracken Walter Elementary School's ranking?

Bracken Walter Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for: Highest overall rank (Top 10%), Highest math proficiency (Top 20%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

56% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% NV state average), while 70% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% NV state average).

How many students attend Bracken Walter Elementary School?

591 students attend Bracken Walter Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

69% of Bracken Walter Elementary School students are Hispanic, 11% of students are Black, 11% of students are White, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 4% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Bracken Walter Elementary School?

Bracken Walter Elementary School has a student ration of 20:1, which is higher than the Nevada state average of 18:1.

What grades does Bracken Walter Elementary School offer ?

Bracken Walter Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 591 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

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