Clifford J Lawrence Junior High School

  • Clifford J Lawrence Junior High School serves 1,276 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 33% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 47% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 67%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Clifford J Lawrence Junior High School's student population of 1,276 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,276 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Clifford J Lawrence Junior High School's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Clifford J Lawrence Junior High School is 0.76, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Overall School Rank#303 out of 620 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
18%
5%
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Hispanic
37%
42%
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Black
13%
11%
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White
24%
33%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
7%
6%
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Diversity Score0.760.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClark County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Clifford J Lawrence Junior High School is Beacon Academy Of Nevada (0.7 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school, elementary school is Doral Academy (1.0 miles away)
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