Ruben P Diaz Elementary School

  • Ruben P Diaz Elementary School serves 743 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 28% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 67%.

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School Overview

  • Ruben P Diaz Elementary School's student population of 743 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students743 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ruben P Diaz Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ruben P Diaz Elementary School is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. 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#482 out of 620 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:120:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
80%
42%
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Black
13%
11%
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White
5%
33%
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Two or more races
2%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ruben P Diaz Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NV.
Diversity Score0.340.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCLARK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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