304 E Paradise Hills Dr
Henderson, NV 89015
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
James E & A Rae Smalley Elementary School serves 794 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
James E & A Rae Smalley 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 77% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 36%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 79% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Nevada state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 68% (majority Hispanic).

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James E & A Rae Smalley Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for:

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School Overview

James E & A Rae Smalley Elementary School's student population of 794 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
794 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
45 teachers
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School Rankings

James E & A Rae Smalley Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 671 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of James E & A Rae Smalley Elementary School is 0.39, 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 Data
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State Level (NV)
Overall Testing Rank
#13 out of 671 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
6%
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Hispanic
10%
43%
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Black
2%
11%
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White
77%
32%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
7%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 794 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in NV
  • Math Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.39 (Btm 50%)

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