Elton M Garrett Junior High School

  • Elton M Garrett Junior High School serves 426 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 47% (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 62% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is equal to the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 67%.

School Overview

  • Elton M Garrett Junior High School's student population of 426 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students426 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elton M Garrett Junior High School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Elton M Garrett Junior High School is 0.34, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Overall School Rank#248 out of 620 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
12%
42%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
80%
33%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
8%
6%
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Diversity Score0.340.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCLARK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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