225 Queens Way
Sparks, NV 89431
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Lena Juniper Elementary School serves 550 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Lena Juniper Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 36%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Nevada state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 68% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Lena Juniper Elementary School's student population of 550 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
550 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Lena Juniper Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 671 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lena Juniper Elementary School is 0.63, 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 Data
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State Level (NV)
Overall Testing Rank
#290 out of 671 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
6%
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Hispanic
44%
43%
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Black
3%
11%
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White
42%
32%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
6%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 550 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in NV
  • Math Proficiency
    : 41% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.63 (Top 50%)

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