Brown Elementary School

  • Brown Elementary School serves 862 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Brown Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 20:1.

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School Overview

  • Brown Elementary School's student population of 862 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students862 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brown Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 660 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brown Elementary School is 0.45, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Overall School Rank#49 out of 660 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
17%
42%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
69%
33%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
7%
6%
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Diversity Score0.450.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Brown Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nevada by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWashoe County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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