Mater Academy Northern Nevada

2680 E. Ninth Street
Reno, NV 89512
  • Mater Academy Northern Nevada serves 169 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (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 15-19% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Mater Academy Northern Nevada 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 17:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 68% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

    School TypeCharter School
    Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
    Total Students169 students
    Gender % This chart display gender of Mater Academy Northern Nevada
    Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
    Students by Grade This chart display the students of Mater Academy Northern Nevada by grade.

    School Comparison

    • Mater Academy Northern Nevada 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 Mater Academy Northern Nevada 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 1985-1986 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
    Overall Testing Rank#617 out of 660 schools
    (Bottom 50%)
    Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
    35%
    Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
    46%
    Student : Teacher Ratio17:120:1
    American Indian
    1%
    1%
    Asian
    1%
    6%
    Hispanic
    65%
    43%
    Black
    9%
    11%
    White
    19%
    32%
    Hawaiian
    1%
    1%
    Two or more races
    4%
    6%
    All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mater Academy Northern Nevada. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NV.
    Diversity Score0.540.70
    Eligible for Free Lunch
    60%
    52%
    Eligible for Reduced Lunch
    16%
    6%
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    School District NameState-Sponsored Charter Schools School District
    Source: 1985-1986 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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