Mike Ocallaghan Middle School

  • Mike Ocallaghan Middle School serves 1,337 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 29% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 67%.

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School Overview

  • Mike Ocallaghan Middle School's student population of 1,337 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,337 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mike Ocallaghan Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mike Ocallaghan Middle School is 0.47, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. 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#542 out of 620 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
71%
42%
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Black
10%
11%
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White
14%
33%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
3%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mike Ocallaghan Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NV.
Diversity Score0.470.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mike Ocallaghan Middle 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 NameClark County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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i like this school! like my cousins, i feel like this school has changed me a lot. i have learned a lot of new and good things from 6th to 7th grade. so far these past two years have been amazing. i am no longer that one weird person no one knew. i am very exited for my 8th grade year! i hope its a good one!
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