David M Cox Elementary School

  • David M Cox Elementary School serves 643 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 56% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 67%.

School Overview

  • David M Cox Elementary School's student population of 643 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students643 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • David M Cox Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of David M Cox Elementary School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. 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#78 out of 620 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of David M Cox Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nevada by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
25%
42%
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Black
6%
11%
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White
50%
33%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
13%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in David M Cox Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NV.
Diversity Score0.670.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
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

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