Lahontan Elementary School

  • Lahontan Elementary School serves 480 students in grades Kindergarten-1.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the Nevada state average of 58%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 66% (which is equal to the Nevada state average of 66%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • Lahontan 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 top 50%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 67%.

School Overview

  • Lahontan Elementary School's student population of 480 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-1
Total Students480 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lahontan Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 618 schools in Nevada (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lahontan Elementary School is 0.58, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lahontan 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 2013-14 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
66%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lahontan 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 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:120:1
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American Indian
6%
1%
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
24%
42%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lahontan Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
11%
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White
60%
33%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
6%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lahontan Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NV.
Diversity Score0.580.70
This chart display the diversity score of Lahontan 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
46%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lahontan 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
11%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lahontan Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nevada by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCHURCHILL COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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