1200 Ave G
Boulder City, NV 89005
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Garrett Elton M Junior High School serves 421 students in grades 6-8.
Garrett Elton M Junior High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 36%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Nevada state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 70% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 421 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in NV
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Garrett Elton M Junior High School's student population of 421 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
421 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

Garrett Elton M Junior High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Garrett Elton M Junior High School is 0.43, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (NV)
Overall Testing Rank
#62 out of 671 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
16%
44%
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Black
2%
12%
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White
74%
30%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
6%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.43
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
71%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
2%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Garrett Elton M Junior High School's ranking?

Garrett Elton M Junior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for: Highest overall rank (Top 10%), Highest math proficiency (Top 20%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

56% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% NV state average), while 69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% NV state average).

How many students attend Garrett Elton M Junior High School?

421 students attend Garrett Elton M Junior High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

74% of Garrett Elton M Junior High School students are White, 16% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Black, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Garrett Elton M Junior High School?

Garrett Elton M Junior High School has a student ration of 21:1, which is higher than the Nevada state average of 18:1.

What grades does Garrett Elton M Junior High School offer ?

Garrett Elton M Junior High School offers enrollment in grades 6-8

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 421 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

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