Northside Elementary School

  • Northside Elementary School serves 460 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 39%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Nevada state average of 49%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Northside Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 66%.

School Overview

  • Northside Elementary School's student population of 460 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students460 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Northside Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 620 schools in Nevada (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Northside Elementary School is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Overall School Rank
33%
28%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Northside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Nevada by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Northside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nevada by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:120:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Northside Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Northside Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
31%
42%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Northside Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
1%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Northside Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
62%
34%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Northside Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Northside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Nevada by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Northside Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NV.
Diversity Score0.520.47
This chart display the diversity score of Northside Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Nevada by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Northside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Nevada by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Northside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nevada by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElko County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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