307 Cannes St
Henderson, NV 89015
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Brown B Mahlon Junior High School serves 1,018 students in grades 6-8.
Brown B Mahlon Junior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 36%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Nevada state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 70% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,018 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NV
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

School Overview

Brown B Mahlon Junior High School's student population of 1,018 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,018 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
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School Rankings

Brown B Mahlon Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Brown B Mahlon Junior High School is 0.72, which is more 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
This School
State Level (NV)
Overall Testing Rank
#443 out of 671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
31%
44%
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Black
15%
12%
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White
40%
30%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
9%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.72
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
71%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
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 percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

25% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% NV state average), while 42% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% NV state average).

How many students attend Brown B Mahlon Junior High School?

1,018 students attend Brown B Mahlon Junior High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

40% of Brown B Mahlon Junior High School students are White, 31% of students are Hispanic, 15% of students are Black, 9% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Brown B Mahlon Junior High School?

Brown B Mahlon Junior High School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the Nevada state average of 18:1.

What grades does Brown B Mahlon Junior High School offer ?

Brown B Mahlon Junior High School offers enrollment in grades 6-8

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,018 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

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