Edwin S Dodson Elementary School

  • Edwin S Dodson Elementary School serves 418 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Edwin S Dodson 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 20:1.

School Overview

  • Edwin S Dodson Elementary School's student population of 418 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students418 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Edwin S Dodson Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 660 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Edwin S Dodson Elementary School is 0.56, 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 Testing Rank#479 out of 660 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:120:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
55%
42%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
33%
33%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
5%
6%
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Diversity Score0.560.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWashoe County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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