Goldfield Elementary School

  • Goldfield Elementary School serves 21 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Goldfield 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 21:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 68%.

Top Placements

Goldfield Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for:

School Overview

  • Goldfield Elementary School's student population of 21 students has declined by 27% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students21 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Goldfield Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 622 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Goldfield Elementary School is 0.08, 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 School Rank (16-17)#506 out of 622 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:121:1
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American Indian
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1%
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
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43%
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Black
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11%
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White
96%
32%
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Hawaiian
4%
1%
Two or more races
n/a
6%
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Diversity Score0.080.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Goldfield Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nevada by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEsmeralda County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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