Elton M Garrett Junior High School

1200 Ave. G
Boulder City, NV 89005
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Elton M Garrett Junior High School serves 439 students in grades 6-8.
Elton M Garrett Junior High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Nevada state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 68% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Elton M Garrett Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for:

School Overview

Elton M Garrett Junior High School's student population of 439 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students439 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Elton M Garrett Junior High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 660 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Elton M Garrett Junior High School is 0.39, 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
#74 out of 660 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
6%
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Hispanic
12%
43%
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Black
2%
11%
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White
77%
32%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
6%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.390.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClark County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Elton M Garrett Junior High School is Boulder City High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pinecrest Academy Of Nevada Cadence (7.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Andrew Mitchell Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Boulder City Boulder City High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 632 students
    0.3 miles
    1101 Fifth St.
    Boulder City, NV 89005
    (702) 799-8200
    0.3 9-12 632
  • Boulder City Andrew Mitchell Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 334 students
    0.4 miles
    900 Ave. B
    Boulder City, NV 89005
    (702) 799-8280
    0.4 PK-5 334
  • Boulder City Martha P King Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 372 students
    0.5 miles
    888 Adams Blvd
    Boulder City, NV 89005
    (702) 799-8260
    0.5 PK-5 372
  • Henderson John Dooley Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 447 students
    6.4 miles
    1940 Chickasaw Drive
    Henderson, NV 89002
    (702) 799-8060
    6.4 PK-5 447
  • Henderson Sue H Morrow Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 663 students
    7.1 miles
    1070 Featherwood Ave.
    Henderson, NV 89015
    (702) 799-3550
    7.1 PK-5 663

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