Patricia A Bendorf Elementary School

  • Patricia A Bendorf Elementary School serves 711 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 67%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Patricia A Bendorf Elementary School's student population of 711 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students711 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Patricia A Bendorf Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Patricia A Bendorf Elementary School is 0.77, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Overall School Rank#147 out of 620 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
14%
5%
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Hispanic
32%
42%
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Black
16%
11%
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White
28%
33%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
9%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Patricia A Bendorf Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NV.
Diversity Score0.770.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClark County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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