Nancy Gomes Elementary School

  • Nancy Gomes Elementary School serves 579 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Nancy Gomes Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 20:1.

School Overview

  • Nancy Gomes Elementary School's student population of 579 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students579 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nancy Gomes Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 660 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Nancy Gomes Elementary School is 0.48, 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 School Rank#260 out of 660 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:120:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
23%
42%
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Black
2%
11%
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White
68%
33%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
6%
6%
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Diversity Score0.480.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWashoe County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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