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 grown by 9% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students642 students
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Total Students (2001-2015)
Gender %Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by GradeSheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:121:1
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School American Indian Students (2003-2011)
Asian
3%
6%
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 (2012-2015)
Two or more races
8%
6%
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSheila R. Tarr  Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNV 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.
0.690.70
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Diversity Score (2002-2015)
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 (2002-2015)
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 (2002-2015)

District Comparison

  • Clark County School District's student population of 322,624 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,590 in this district is less than the state average of $11,600. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,638 is less than the state average of $11,281. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District NameClark County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
365
9
Number of Students Managed322,6243,473
Clark County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$3,038 MM$40 MM
Clark County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$3,053 MM$38 MM
Clark County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,590$11,600
Clark County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,638$11,281
Clark County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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