Empire Elementary School

1260 Monte Rosa
Carson City, NV 89703
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Empire Elementary School serves 566 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Empire 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 36%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 29% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 68% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Empire Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for:

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School Overview

Empire Elementary School's student population of 566 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
566 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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School Rankings

Empire Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 671 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Empire Elementary School is 0.46, 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 Data
This School
State Level (NV)
Overall Testing Rank
#510 out of 671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
18:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
1%
6%
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Hispanic
70%
43%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
22%
32%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 566 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 78%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NV
  • Math Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.46 (Btm 50%)

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