Katherine Dunn Elementary School

  • Katherine Dunn Elementary School serves 533 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the NV average of 21:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 65%.
  • Katherine Dunn Elementary School operates within the Washoe County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 533 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-6
Total Students533 students
Katherine Dunn Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Katherine Dunn Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
Katherine Dunn Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeKatherine Dunn Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:121:1
Katherine Dunn Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
1%
1%
Katherine Dunn Elementary School American Indian Students (1991-2015)
Asian
3%
6%
Katherine Dunn Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
46%
41%
Katherine Dunn Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
3%
10%
Katherine Dunn Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
39%
35%
Katherine Dunn Elementary School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Katherine Dunn Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2011-2014)
Two or more races
8%
6%
Katherine Dunn Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsKatherine Dunn Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNV All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.630.70
Katherine Dunn Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
51%
45%
Katherine Dunn Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
7%
Katherine Dunn Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Washoe County School District's student population of 65,491 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,649 in this district is less than the state average of $11,600. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,796 is less than the state average of $11,281. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameWashoe County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
106
9
Number of Students Managed65,4913,473
Washoe County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$627 MM$40 MM
Washoe County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$637 MM$38 MM
Washoe County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,649$11,600
Washoe County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,796$11,281
Washoe County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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