Marvin M Sedway Middle School

  • Marvin M Sedway Middle School serves 1,364 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 13% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Marvin M Sedway Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 68% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Marvin M Sedway Middle School's student population of 1,364 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,364 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Marvin M Sedway Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 660 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Marvin M Sedway Middle School is 0.54, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Overall Testing Rank#611 out of 660 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
6%
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Hispanic
62%
43%
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Black
27%
11%
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White
4%
32%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
4%
6%
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Diversity Score0.540.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClark County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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If a sub ever has a bad day, this school is it. The students are not just chatty but just out of control. The front desk is not much help either. The secretary is just plain rude and disrespectful. Needless to say this school should be on every sub's black list.
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