Mark Twain Elementary School
Mark Twain Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 20%)
- Mark Twain Elementary School's student population of 662 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Total Students||662 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||35 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Mark Twain Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 622 schools in Nevada (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
- The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year Data||This School||State Level (NV)|
|Overall School Rank||#324 out of 622 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||19:1||20:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Carson City School District|
Nearby Public Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Carson City Carson High School Grades: 9-12 | 2213 students
1111 North Saliman
Carson City, NV 89701
(775)283-1600 0.6 9-12 2213
- Carson City Carson Adult Education Corrections Grades: AE
301 E. Corbett Street
Carson City, NV 89706
(775)283-1350 0.8 AE n/a
- Carson City Edith West Fritsch Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 528 students
504 Bath Street
Carson City, NV 89701
(775)283-1400 1.1 PK-5 528
- Carson City Empire Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 662 students
1260 Monte Rosa
Carson City, NV 89703
(775)283-1100 1.3 PK-5 662
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