Jay W. Jeffers Elementary School

  • Jay W. Jeffers Elementary School serves 849 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 67%.

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School Overview

  • Jay W. Jeffers Elementary School's student population of 849 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students849 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jay W. Jeffers Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jay W. Jeffers Elementary School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Overall School Rank#450 out of 620 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jay W. Jeffers Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Nevada by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jay W. Jeffers Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nevada by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:120:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Jay W. Jeffers Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Nevada by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Jay W. Jeffers Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Asian
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Jay W. Jeffers Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
85%
42%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Jay W. Jeffers Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
10%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Jay W. Jeffers Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
3%
33%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Jay W. Jeffers Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jay W. Jeffers Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NV.
Diversity Score0.270.48
This chart display the diversity score of Jay W. Jeffers Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Nevada by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Jay W. Jeffers Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Nevada by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClark County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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