1735 D St
Las Vegas, NV 89106
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Carson Kit Elementary School serves 348 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Carson Kit Elementary 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 30% (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 39% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 70% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 348 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NV
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

School Overview

Carson Kit Elementary School's student population of 348 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
348 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Carson Kit Elementary 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 Carson Kit Elementary School is 0.60, 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
This School
State Level (NV)
Overall Testing Rank
#421 out of 671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
47%
44%
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Black
42%
12%
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White
5%
30%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
4%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.60
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
71%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
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?

30% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% NV state average), while 39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% NV state average).

How many students attend Carson Kit Elementary School?

348 students attend Carson Kit Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

47% of Carson Kit Elementary School students are Hispanic, 42% of students are Black, 5% of students are White, 4% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Carson Kit Elementary School?

Carson Kit Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is lower than the Nevada state average of 18:1.

What grades does Carson Kit Elementary School offer ?

Carson Kit Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 348 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

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