Doris Hancock Elementary School

  • Doris Hancock Elementary School serves 604 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 23% (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 26% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 67%.

School Overview

  • Doris Hancock Elementary School's student population of 604 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 24% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students604 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Doris Hancock Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Doris Hancock Elementary School is 0.63, 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#517 out of 620 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
56%
42%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Doris Hancock Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
18%
11%
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White
14%
33%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
7%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Doris Hancock Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NV.
Diversity Score0.630.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Doris Hancock Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Nevada by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Doris Hancock Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nevada by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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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