Sheila R. Tarr Elementary School

  • Sheila R. Tarr Elementary School serves 642 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the NV average of 21:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 65%.
  • Sheila R. Tarr Elementary School operates within the Clark County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 642 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 642 students
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Total Students (2001-2015)
Gender % Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by Grade Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 21:1
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School American Indian Students (2003-2011)
Asian
3%
5%
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Asian Students (2002-2015)
Hispanic
28%
41%
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Black Students (2002-2015)
Black
14%
10%
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Black Students (2002-2015)
White
46%
35%
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School White Students (2002-2015)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2015)
Two or more races
8%
6%
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NV All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.69 0.47
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Diversity Score (2001-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
38%
45%
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
7%
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Clark County School District's student population of 324,146 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,449 is higher than the state average of $9,191. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,841 is less than the state average of $11,068. The district spending/student has declined by 15% over four years.
School District Name Clark County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
368
9
Number of Students Managed 324,146 3,473
Clark County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $3,029 MM $32 MM
Clark County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $2,834 MM $38 MM
Clark County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,449 $9,191
Clark County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,841 $11,068
Clark County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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