Sarah Winnemucca Elementary School

  • Sarah Winnemucca Elementary School serves 697 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (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 50% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sarah Winnemucca 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 21:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 68%.

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School Overview

  • Sarah Winnemucca Elementary School's student population of 697 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students697 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sarah Winnemucca Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 660 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sarah Winnemucca Elementary School is 0.66, 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 School Rank#235 out of 660 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:121:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
8%
5%
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Hispanic
25%
43%
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Black
4%
11%
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White
52%
32%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
10%
6%
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Diversity Score0.660.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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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

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