Esmeralda County School District

5th And Ramsey
Goldfield, NV 89013
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
For the 2024 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 83 students in Esmeralda County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Nevada.
Public Schools in Esmeralda County School District have an average math proficiency score of 20% (versus the Nevada public school average of 26%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 42% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nevada public school average of 71% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NV)
# Schools
4 Schools
756 Schools
# Students
83 Students
482,853 Students
# Teachers
n/a
66 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
n/a

District Rank

Esmeralda County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 20 school districts in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NV)
Overall District Rank
#13 out of 20 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Esmeralda County   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
26%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Esmeralda 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 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Esmeralda 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 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.62
0.71
# American Indian Students
5 Students
4,064 Students
% American Indian Students
6%
1%
# Asian Students
n/a
26,340 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
5%
# Hispanic Students
33 Students
213,612 Students
% Hispanic Students
40%
44%
# Black Students
2 Students
59,324 Students
% Black Students
2%
12%
# White Students
39 Students
142,579 Students
% White Students
47%
29%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
7,052 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
2%
# Two or more races Students
4 Students
35,220 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
7%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
7
10,799
# Students in K Grade:
9
34,667
# Students in 1st Grade:
12
33,778
# Students in 2nd Grade:
4
34,957
# Students in 3rd Grade:
8
35,507
# Students in 4th Grade:
6
35,796
# Students in 5th Grade:
5
36,116
# Students in 6th Grade:
10
35,974
# Students in 7th Grade:
5
36,924
# Students in 8th Grade:
12
38,619
# Students in 9th Grade:
3
39,601
# Students in 10th Grade:
2
37,984
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
36,556
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
34,521
# Ungraded Students:
-
1,054

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $35,434 is higher than the state median of $12,001. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $36,470 is higher than the state median of $12,163. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NV)
Total Revenue
$3 MM
$5,795 MM
This chart display total revenue of Esmeralda County   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NV by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$3 MM
$5,873 MM
This chart display total spending of Esmeralda County   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NV by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$35,434
$12,001
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Esmeralda County   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NV by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$36,470
$12,163
This chart display average spending per public school student in Esmeralda County   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NV by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Esmeralda County School District Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Goldfield Elementary School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5th & Ramsey
Dyer, NV 89010
(775) 485-3215
Grades: PK-8
| 33 students
Rank: #22.
Dyer Elementary School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Hwy 264 Mm 11
Dyer, NV 89010
(775) 572-3250
Grades: PK-8
| 40 students
Rank: n/an/a
Esmeralda Virtual High School
Alternative School
Mm11 Hwy 264
Dyer, NV 89010
(775) 485-6382
Grades: 9-12
| 5 students
Rank: n/an/a
500 Galena St.
Silverpeak, NV 89047
(775) 937-2261
Grades: PK-8
| 5 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Esmeralda County School District?
Esmeralda County School District manages 4 public schools serving 83 students.
What is the rank of Esmeralda County School District?
Esmeralda County School District is ranked #18 out of 20 school districts in Nevada (bottom 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year.
What is the racial composition of students in Esmeralda County School District?
47% of Esmeralda County School District students are White, 40% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are American Indian, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Black.
What is Esmeralda County School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $36,470 is higher than the state median of $12,163. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 4 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 83 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 53%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NV
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

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