John Tartan Elementary School

3030 E. Tropical Pkwy.
North Las Vegas, NV 89081
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
John Tartan Elementary School serves 534 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
John Tartan 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (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 30% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 68% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

John Tartan Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for:

School Overview

John Tartan Elementary School's student population of 534 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students534 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

John Tartan 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 John Tartan Elementary School is 0.69, 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
#501 out of 660 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
6%
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Hispanic
41%
43%
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Black
35%
11%
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White
14%
32%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
5%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.690.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
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 John Tartan Elementary School is Somerset Academy Losee (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Carroll M Johnston Middle School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • North Las Vegas Carroll M Johnston Middle School Math: 9% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,257 student
    0.8 miles
    5855 Lawrence St.
    North Las Vegas, NV 89081
    (702) 799-7001
    0.8 6-8 1,257
  • North Las Vegas D L Dusty Dickens Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 755 students
    1.0 miles
    5550 Milan Peak St.
    North Las Vegas, NV 89081
    (702) 799-3878
    1 PK-5 755
  • North Las Vegas Jesse D Scott Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 694 students
    1.1 miles
    5700 N. Bruce St.
    North Las Vegas, NV 89081
    (702) 799-1766
    1.1 PK-5 694
  • North Las Vegas Somerset Academy North Las Vegas Charter School
    Math: 33% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 1,158 student
    1.7 miles
    385 W. Centennial Parkway
    North Las Vegas, NV 89084
    (702) 633-5616
    1.7 K-8 1,158
  • North Las Vegas Somerset Academy Losee Charter School
    Math: 32% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 1,754 student
    1.8 miles
    4650 Losee Road
    North Las Vegas, NV 89081
    (702) 902-5466
    1.8 K-12 1,754

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