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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 34 public schools in Elko County, NV, serving 10,108 students.
  • Elko County, NV public school have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the Nevada public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 48% statewide average). Schools in Elko County have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of Nevada public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Elko County, NV are Spring Creek High School, Elko High School and Carlin High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nevada public school average of 68% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is less than the Nevada public school average of 20:1.

Top Elko County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Adobe Middle School Math: 22% | Reading: 38%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3375 Jennings Way
    Elko, NV 89801
    (775)738-7236

    Grades: 5-8 | 658 students
  • Adult Education Alternative School
    1020 Elm Street
    Elko, NV 89801
    (775)753-2233

    Grades: Inquire with school | 11 students
  • Carlin Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    552 8th Street
    Carlin, NV 89822
    (775)754-6317

    Grades: PK-6 | 202 students
  • Carlin High School Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank: Top 20%
    552 8th Street
    Carlin, NV 89822
    (775)754-6317

    Grades: 9-12 | 76 students
  • Carlin Junior High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    552 8th Street
    Carlin, NV 89822
    (775)754-6317

    Grades: 7-8 | 61 students
  • Early Childhood School Special Education School
    850 Elm Street
    Elko, NV 89803
    (775)753-8646

    Grades: PK | 104 students
  • Elko Grammar School #2 Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1055 7th Street
    Elko, NV 89801
    (775)738-7161

    Grades: K-6 | 332 students
  • Elko High School Math: 72% | Reading: 68%
    Rank: Top 10%
    987 College Avenue
    Elko, NV 89801
    (775)738-7281

    Grades: 7-12 | 1262 students
  • Elko Institute For Academic Achievement Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1031 Railroad St. Suite 107
    Elko, NV 89801
    (775)738-3422

    Grades: K-8 | 173 students
  • Flagview Intermediate School Math: 40% | Reading: 37%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    777 Country Club Dr
    Elko, NV 89801
    (775)738-7236

    Grades: 5-8 | 706 students
  • Independence High School Alternative School
    100 Youth Center Rd
    Elko, NV 89803
    (775)748-6229

    Grades: 7-12 | n/a students
  • Independence Valley Elementary School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    Hc 32 Box 110
    Tuscarora, NV 89834
    (775)756-5597

    Grades: K-8 | 15 students
  • Jackpot Elementary School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2201 Progressive Drive
    Jackpot, NV 89825
    (775)755-2374

    Grades: K-6 | 68 students
  • Jackpot High School Math: ≥80%
    2201 Progressive Drive
    Jackpot, NV 89825
    (775)755-2374

    Grades: 9-12 | 50 students
  • Jackpot Junior High School Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2201 Progressive Drive
    Jackpot, NV 89825
    (775)755-2374

    Grades: 7-8 | 22 students
  • Mound Valley Elementary School Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    Hc 30 Box 348
    Elko, NV 89801
    (775)744-4382

    Grades: K-8 | 8 students
  • Mountain View Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 55%
    Rank: Top 30%
    3300 Argent Avenue
    Elko, NV 89801
    (775)738-1844

    Grades: K-6 | 577 students
  • Northeastern Nevada Virtual Academy Math: 30-39% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    850 Elm Street
    Elko, NV 89803
    (775)738-5196

    Grades: K-12 | 34 students
  • Northside Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1645 Sewell Drive
    Elko, NV 89801
    (775)738-7255

    Grades: PK-6 | 425 students
  • Owyhee Elementary School (all Nv & Idaho Only) Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    100 Academic Way
    Owyhee, NV 89832
    (775)757-3400

    Grades: K-6 | 180 students
  • Owyhee High School (all Nv & Idaho Only) Math: 40-49% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    100 Academic Way
    Owyhee, NV 89832
    (775)757-3400

    Grades: 9-12 | 76 students
  • Owyhee Junior High School (all Nv & Idaho Only) Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    100 Academic Way
    Owyhee, NV 89832
    (775)757-3400

    Grades: 7-8 | 44 students
  • Ruby Valley Elementary School Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    Hc 60 Box 620
    Ruby Valley, NV 89833
    (775)779-2289

    Grades: K-8 | 14 students
  • Sage Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 47%
    Rank: Top 50%
    208 Boyd-kennedy Road
    Spring Creek, NV 89815
    (775)738-4711

    Grades: K-5 | 558 students
  • Southside Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 38%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    501 South 9th Street
    Elko, NV 89801
    (775)738-3731

    Grades: PK-6 | 668 students
  • Spring Creek Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    7 East Licht Parkway
    Spring Creek, NV 89815
    (775)753-6881

    Grades: K-5 | 865 students
  • Spring Creek High School Math: 78% | Reading: 80%
    Rank: Top 5%
    14550 Lamoille Highway
    Spring Creek, NV 89815
    (775)753-5575

    Grades: 8-12 | 867 students
  • Spring Creek Middle School Math: 22% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    14650 Lamoille Highway
    Spring Creek, NV 89815
    (775)777-1688

    Grades: 5-8 | 677 students
  • Wells Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1378 Lake Avenue
    Wells, NV 89835
    (775)752-3837

    Grades: PK-6 | 173 students
  • Wells High School Math: 60-79% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank: Top 30%
    1129 Lake Ave.
    Wells, NV 89835
    (775)752-3837

    Grades: 9-12 | 96 students
  • Wells Junior High School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1129 Lake Avenue
    Wells, NV 89835
    (775)752-3477

    Grades: 7-8 | 54 students
  • West Wendover Elementary School Math: 11% | Reading: 13%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2332 Florence Way
    West Wendover, NV 89883
    (775)664-3100

    Grades: PK-6 | 574 students
  • West Wendover High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 30%
    2055 Elko Avenue
    West Wendover, NV 89883
    (775)664-3940

    Grades: 9-12 | 302 students
  • West Wendover Junior High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2055 Elko Avenue
    West Wendover, NV 89883
    (775)664-3940

    Grades: 7-8 | 176 students
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