Rollan D. Melton Ellementary School

6557 Archimedes Drive
Reno, NV 89523
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Rollan D. Melton Ellementary School serves 515 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Rollan D. Melton Ellementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 36%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Nevada state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 68% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Rollan D. Melton Ellementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for:

School Overview

Rollan D. Melton Ellementary School's student population of 515 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students515 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Rankings

Rollan D. Melton Ellementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 671 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Rollan D. Melton Ellementary School is 0.56, 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
#34 out of 671 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
11%
6%
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Hispanic
14%
43%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
64%
32%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
9%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.560.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWashoe County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Rollan D. Melton Ellementary School is Robert Mc Queen High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is B D Billinghurst Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is George Westergard Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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