Independence Valley Elementary School

  • Independence Valley Elementary School serves 15 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 39%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 49%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Independence Valley Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 66%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Independence Valley Elementary School's student population of 15 students has grown by 200% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students15 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Independence Valley Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Independence Valley Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 620 schools in Nevada (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 5:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Independence Valley Elementary School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Overall School Rank
28%
28%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
39%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
49%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:120:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Independence Valley Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Nevada by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
American Indian
6%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Independence Valley Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
40%
42%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Independence Valley Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
54%
34%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Independence Valley Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Independence Valley Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NV.
Diversity Score0.550.47
This chart display the diversity score of Independence Valley Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Nevada by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Independence Valley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Nevada by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Independence Valley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nevada by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElko County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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