Dyer Elementary School

  • Dyer Elementary School serves 46 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (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 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Dyer 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 top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Nevada state level of 21:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 68%.

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School Overview

  • Dyer Elementary School's student population of 46 students has grown by 27% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students46 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dyer Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 622 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dyer Elementary School is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#342 out of 622 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:121:1
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American Indian
10%
1%
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
59%
43%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
31%
32%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dyer Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NV.
Diversity Score0.550.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEsmeralda County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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