Pinon Hills Elementary School

1479 Stephanie Way
Minden, NV 89423
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Pinon Hills Elementary School serves 310 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Pinon Hills Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 68% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Pinon Hills Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for:

School Overview

Pinon Hills Elementary School's student population of 310 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2017)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students310 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Pinon Hills Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 660 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Pinon Hills Elementary School is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Overall Testing Rank
#16 out of 660 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:120:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
6%
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Hispanic
13%
43%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
80%
32%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
5%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.340.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDouglas County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pinon Hills Elementary School is Southwest Leadership Academy (2.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Douglas Alternative School (6.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jacks Valley Elementary School (3.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Minden Southwest Leadership Academy Charter School
    Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 321 students
    2.7 miles
    4301 West Fillmore Street
    Minden, NV 89423
    (602) 265-2000
    2.7 9-12 321
  • Carson City Jacks Valley Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 386 students
    3.6 miles
    701 Jacks Valley Road
    Carson City, NV 89705
    (775) 267-3267
    3.6 PK-5 386
  • Minden Minden Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 384 students
    5.5 miles
    1170 Baler Street
    Minden, NV 89423
    (775) 782-5510
    5.5 PK-5 384
  • Minden Aspire Academy High School Alternative School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 78 students
    6.0 miles
    1680 Bently Parkway
    Minden, NV 89423
    (775) 392-1475
    6 9-12 78
  • Minden Douglas Alternative School Alternative School
    Grades: 4-12 | 5 students
    6.0 miles
    1680 Bently Parkway
    Minden, NV 89423
    (775) 392-1475
    6 4-12 5

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