Hunter Lake Elementary School

  • Hunter Lake Elementary School serves 418 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (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 75% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hunter Lake Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 68% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Hunter Lake Elementary School's student population of 418 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2019)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students418 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hunter Lake Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Hunter Lake Elementary School is 0.58, 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#24 out of 660 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:120:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
6%
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Hispanic
26%
43%
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Black
4%
11%
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White
59%
32%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
8%
6%
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Diversity Score0.580.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWashoe County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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