Jan Jones Blackhurst Elementary School

11141 South Pioneer Way
Las Vegas, NV 89179
  • Jan Jones Blackhurst Elementary School serves 659 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (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 70% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Jan Jones Blackhurst Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) 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 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 68% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

    Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
    Total Students659 students
    Gender % This chart display gender of Jan Jones Blackhurst Elementary School
    Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
    Students by Grade This chart display the students of Jan Jones Blackhurst Elementary School by grade.

    School Comparison

    • Jan Jones Blackhurst Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Jan Jones Blackhurst Elementary School is 0.75, which is more 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 1985-1986 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
    Overall Testing Rank#76 out of 660 schools
    (Top 20%)
    Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    51%
    35%
    Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    70%
    46%
    Student : Teacher Ratio19:120:1
    American Indian
    n/a
    1%
    Asian
    14%
    6%
    Hispanic
    26%
    43%
    Black
    6%
    11%
    White
    40%
    32%
    Hawaiian
    4%
    1%
    Two or more races
    10%
    6%
    All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jan Jones Blackhurst Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NV.
    Diversity Score0.750.70
    Eligible for Free Lunch
    23%
    52%
    Eligible for Reduced Lunch
    5%
    6%
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    School District NameClark County School District
    Source: 1985-1986 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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