Elko County School District

1092 BURNS ROAD
ELKO , NV 89803
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Grades: PK - 12

Top Rankings

Elko County School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Nevada for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 34 public schools serving 9,608 students in Elko County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Nevada.
Public Schools in Elko County School District have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the Nevada public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 48% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Elko County School District are Mountain View Elementary School, Spring Creek Elementary School and Mound Valley Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Elko County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Nevada.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nevada public school average of 70% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NV)
# Schools
34 Schools
741 Schools
# Students
9,608 Students
482,534 Students
# Teachers
523 Teachers
23,578 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Elko County School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 20 school districts in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 84% has increased from 77% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NV)
Overall District Rank
#11 out of 21 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Elko County   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Elko County   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NV by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Elko County   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NV by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
84%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Elko County   School District and public school graduation rate of NV by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.58
0.71
# American Indian Students
582 Students
4,113 Students
% American Indian Students
6%
1%
# Asian Students
67 Students
26,675 Students
% Asian Students
1%
5%
# Hispanic Students
3,268 Students
211,857 Students
% Hispanic Students
34%
44%
# Black Students
82 Students
57,713 Students
% Black Students
1%
12%
# White Students
5,339 Students
145,273 Students
% White Students
56%
30%
# Hawaiian Students
33 Students
7,183 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
237 Students
33,984 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
7%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
209
9,399
# Students in K Grade:
658
31,995
# Students in 1st Grade:
743
34,632
# Students in 2nd Grade:
773
35,136
# Students in 3rd Grade:
641
35,175
# Students in 4th Grade:
687
35,713
# Students in 5th Grade:
739
36,155
# Students in 6th Grade:
727
37,168
# Students in 7th Grade:
803
39,045
# Students in 8th Grade:
792
39,772
# Students in 9th Grade:
775
38,693
# Students in 10th Grade:
759
37,673
# Students in 11th Grade:
681
36,119
# Students in 12th Grade:
612
34,840
# Ungraded Students:
9
1,019

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,907 in this school district is less than the state median of $40,780. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,082 is less than the state median of $38,944. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NV)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$134 MM
$42 MM
This chart display total revenue of Elko County   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NV by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$126 MM
$40 MM
This chart display total spending of Elko County   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NV by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,907
$40,780
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Elko County   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NV by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,082
$38,944
This chart display average spending per public school student in Elko County   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NV by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Elko County School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mountain View Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3300 Argent Avenue
Elko, NV 89801
(775) 738-1844
Grades: PK-6
| 601 students
Rank: #22.
Spring Creek Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7 East Licht Parkway
Spring Creek, NV 89815
(775) 753-6881
Grades: K-5
| 297 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Mound Valley Elementary School
Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Hc 30 Box 348
Elko, NV 89801
(775) 744-4382
Grades: K-7
| 13 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Ruby Valley Elementary School
Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Hc 60 Box 620
Ruby Valley, NV 89833
(775) 779-2289
Grades: 1-8
| 18 students
Rank: #55.
Grammar School 2
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1055 7th Street
Elko, NV 89801
(775) 738-7161
Grades: PK-6
| 231 students
Rank: #6 - 86. - 8.
Carlin High School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
552 8th Street
Carlin, NV 89822
(775) 754-6317
Grades: 9-12
| 72 students
Rank: #6 - 86. - 8.
Independence Valley Elementary School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Hc 32 Box 110
Tuscarora, NV 89834
(775) 756-5597
Grades: 1-8
| 13 students
Rank: #6 - 86. - 8.
Jackpot High School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1601 Keno
Jackpot, NV 89825
(775) 755-2374
Grades: 9-12
| 42 students
Rank: #99.
Northside Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1645 Sewell Drive
Elko, NV 89801
(775) 738-7255
Grades: PK-6
| 344 students
Rank: #1010.
Jackpot Jr High School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1601 Keno
Jackpot, NV 89825
(775) 755-2374
Grades: 7-8
| 28 students
Rank: #1111.
Wells Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1378 Lake Avenue
Wells, NV 89835
(775) 752-3837
Grades: PK-6
| 181 students
Rank: #1212.
Sage Elementary School
Math: 38% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
208 Boyd-kennedy Road
Spring Creek, NV 89815
(775) 738-4711
Grades: PK-5
| 366 students
Rank: #1313.
Southside Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
501 South 9th Street
Elko, NV 89801
(775) 738-3731
Grades: PK-6
| 573 students
Rank: #1414.
Spring Creek Middle School
Math: 34% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
14650 Lamoille Highway
Spring Creek, NV 89815
(775) 777-1688
Grades: 6-8
| 646 students
Rank: #1515.
Wells High School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1129 Lake Avenue
Wells, NV 89835
(775) 752-3477
Grades: 9-12
| 105 students
Rank: #1616.
Flagview Intermediate School
Math: 35% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
777 Country Club Dr
Elko, NV 89801
(775) 738-7236
Grades: 5-8
| 670 students
Rank: #1717.
Spring Creek High School
Math: 24% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
14550 Lamoille Highway
Spring Creek, NV 89815
(775) 753-5575
Grades: 9-12
| 788 students
Rank: #1818.
Adobe Middle School
Math: 33% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3375 Jennings Way
Elko, NV 89801
(775) 738-3375
Grades: 5-8
| 731 students
Rank: #1919.
West Wendover High School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2055 Elko Avenue
West Wendover, NV 89883
(775) 664-3940
Grades: 9-12
| 308 students
Rank: #2020.
Elko High School
Math: 20% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
987 College Avenue
Elko, NV 89801
(775) 738-7281
Grades: 9-12
| 1,271 students
Rank: #2121.
Carlin Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
552 8th Street
Carlin, NV 89822
(775) 754-6317
Grades: PK-6
| 175 students
Rank: #22 - 2322. - 23.
Jackpot Elementary School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1601 Keno
Jackpot, NV 89825
(775) 755-2374
Grades: K-6
| 64 students
Rank: #22 - 2322. - 23.
Wells Jr High School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1129 Lake Avenue
Wells, NV 89835
(775) 752-3477
Grades: 7-8
| 49 students
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
Northeastern Nevada Virtual Academy
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
850 Elm Street
Elko, NV 89801
(775) 738-5196
Grades: K-12
| 449 students
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
Owyhee High School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Academic Way
Owyhee, NV 89832
(775) 757-3400
Grades: 9-12
| 85 students
Rank: #2626.
Carlin Jr High School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
552 8th Street
Carlin, NV 89822
(775) 754-6317
Grades: 7-8
| 52 students
Rank: #2727.
West Wendover Elementary School
Math: 17% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2332 Florence Way
West Wendover, NV 89883
(775) 664-3100
Grades: PK-6
| 484 students
Rank: #2828.
Owyhee Jr High School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Academic Way
Owyhee, NV 89832
(775) 757-3400
Grades: 7-8
| 48 students
Rank: #2929.
West Wendover Middle School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2000 Elko Avenue
West Wendover, NV 89883
(775) 664-4406
Grades: 7-8
| 157 students
Rank: #3030.
Owyhee Elementary School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Academic Way
Owyhee, NV 89832
(775) 757-3400
Grades: PK-6
| 175 students
Rank: n/an/a
Adult Education
Alternative School
850 Elm Street
Elko, NV 89801
(775) 753-2233
Grades: AE
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Early Childhood
Special Education School
850 Elm Street
Elko, NV 89801
(775) 738-5196
Grades: PK
| 79 students
Rank: n/an/a
Early Childhood Gbc
Special Education School
850 Elm Street
Elko, NV 89801
(775) 738-5196
Grades: PK
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
250 Parkchester Drive
Spring Creek, NV 89815
(775) 753-3667
Grades: PK-6
| 493 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 34
  • Enrollment: 9,608 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 84% (Btm 50% in NV)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

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