Grant Sawyer Middle School

  • Grant Sawyer Middle School serves 1,284 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20% (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 40% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 67%.

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School Overview

  • Grant Sawyer Middle School's student population of 1,284 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,284 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Grant Sawyer Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Grant Sawyer Middle School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. 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#464 out of 620 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
13%
5%
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Hispanic
46%
42%
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Black
16%
11%
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White
17%
33%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
6%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Grant Sawyer Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NV.
Diversity Score0.720.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClark County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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