9851 Donald Nelson Avenue
Las Vegas, NV 89149
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Divich Kenneth Elementary School serves 920 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Divich Kenneth Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 26%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 70% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 920 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in NV
  • Math Proficiency
    : 37% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Divich Kenneth Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Divich Kenneth Elementary School's student population of 920 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 56% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
920 students
This chart display total students of Divich Kenneth Elementary School by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Divich Kenneth Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers
61 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Divich Kenneth Elementary School by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Divich Kenneth Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Divich Kenneth Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 684 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Divich Kenneth Elementary 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
#138 out of 684 schools
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Divich Kenneth Elementary School, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
26%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Divich Kenneth Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Nevada by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Divich Kenneth 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
18:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Divich Kenneth Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Nevada by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Divich Kenneth Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Asian
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Divich Kenneth Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hispanic
29%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Divich Kenneth Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
10%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Divich Kenneth Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
White
42%
30%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Divich Kenneth Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Divich Kenneth Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Two or more races
13%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Divich Kenneth Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Nevada by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Divich Kenneth Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NV.
Diversity Score
0.72
This chart display the diversity score of Divich Kenneth Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Nevada by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Divich Kenneth Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Nevada by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Divich Kenneth Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nevada by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education
Profile last updated: 02/24/2022

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Divich Kenneth Elementary School's ranking?

Divich Kenneth Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for: Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%) and Most diverse schools (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

37% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NV state average), while 57% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% NV state average).

How many students attend Divich Kenneth Elementary School?

920 students attend Divich Kenneth Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

42% of Divich Kenneth Elementary School students are White, 29% of students are Hispanic, 13% of students are Two or more races, 10% of students are Black, 5% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Divich Kenneth Elementary School?

Divich Kenneth Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is lower than the Nevada state average of 18:1.

What grades does Divich Kenneth Elementary School offer ?

Divich Kenneth Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5

What school district is Divich Kenneth Elementary School part of?

Divich Kenneth Elementary School is part of Clark County School District.

School Reviews

Review Divich Kenneth Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Recent Articles

Going Through a Divorce? How to Ensure Your Child's Continued Success in Public Schools
Going Through a Divorce? How to Ensure Your Child's Continued Success in Public Schools
Divorce can be a traumatic experience for children, but by working closely with your children's teachers, you can help maintain their grades and positive behavior at school.
Is Your Public School Understaffed? Why Schools are Instituting Hiring Freezes
Is Your Public School Understaffed? Why Schools are Instituting Hiring Freezes
Learn about how the current budget constraints are prompting public schools to institute hiring freezes - and how this will impact your children.
5 Tips for Helping Your Autistic Child Excel in Public Schools
5 Tips for Helping Your Autistic Child Excel in Public Schools
Learn about five ways you can work with your child's public school, teachers, and special programs to help your autistic child succeed academically.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 920 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 37% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

Quick Links