J T Mcwilliams Elementary School

1315 Hiawatha Rd.
Las Vegas, NV 89108
(School attendance zone shown in map)
J T Mcwilliams Elementary School serves 770 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 34% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
J T Mcwilliams 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 68% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

J T Mcwilliams Elementary School's student population of 770 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students770 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

J T Mcwilliams Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 J T Mcwilliams Elementary School is 0.32, 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
#491 out of 660 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
82%
43%
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Black
8%
11%
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White
6%
32%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
3%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.320.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClark County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to J T Mcwilliams Elementary School is Western High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Robert O Gibson Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Paul E Culley Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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