K O Knudson Junior High School

  • K O Knudson Junior High School serves 1,297 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 26% (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 50% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 67%.

Top Placements

K O Knudson Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for:

School Overview

  • K O Knudson Junior High School's student population of 1,297 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,297 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

  • K O Knudson Junior High School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of K O Knudson Junior High School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. 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#366 out of 620 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
72%
42%
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Black
10%
11%
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White
12%
33%
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Two or more races
4%
6%
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Diversity Score0.460.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
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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

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to K O Knudson Junior High School is John F Miller School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Las Vegas Early Childhood Program Special Education School
    Grades: PK-K | 93 students
    0.2 miles
    2625 E St Louis Ave
    Las Vegas, NV 89104
    (702)799-7479
    0.2 PK-K 93
  • Las Vegas John F Miller School Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 129 students
    0.2 miles
    3840 Pecos Mcleod
    Las Vegas, NV 89121
    (702)799-7401
    0.2 PK-12 129
  • Las Vegas Spring Mountain J/shs Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 79 students
    0.2 miles
    2701 E. St. Louis Ave.
    Las Vegas, NV 89115
    (702)455-5555
    0.2 6-12 79
  • Las Vegas Valley High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2911 students
    0.6 miles
    2839 S. Burnham Ave.
    Las Vegas, NV 89169
    (702)799-5450
    0.6 9-12 2911
  • Las Vegas Crestwood Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 674 students
    0.9 miles
    1300 Pauline Way
    Las Vegas, NV 89104
    (702)799-7890
    0.9 PK-5 674

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