Silver Peak Elementary School

500 Galena St.
Silverpeak, NV 89047
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Silver Peak Elementary School serves 6 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥50% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 39%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 49%) for the 2015-16 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 20:1.

Top Placements

Silver Peak Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for:

School Overview

Silver Peak Elementary School's student population of 6 students has declined by 33% over five school years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students6 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Silver Peak Elementary School is 0.00, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
≥50%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
≥50%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Silver Peak Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nevada by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio6:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
n/a
43%
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Black
n/a
11%
White
100%
32%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
6%
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Diversity Score
0.000.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Silver Peak Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Nevada by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
33%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Silver Peak Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nevada by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEsmeralda County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Silver Peak Elementary School is Tonopah High School (30.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Goldfield Elementary School (22.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Goldfield Goldfield Elementary School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 21 students
    22.1 miles
    233 Ramsey St.
    Goldfield, NV 89013
    (775) 485-3215
    22.1 PK-8 21
  • Dyer Dyer Elementary School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 46 students
    24.5 miles
    Hwy 264 Mm 11
    Dyer, NV 89010
    (775) 572-3250
    24.5 PK-8 46
  • Tonopah Tonopah Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 183 students
    30.4 miles
    1220 Idaho Circle
    Tonopah, NV 89049
    (775) 482-6644
    30.4 PK-5 183
  • Tonopah Tonopah Middle School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 86 students
    30.4 miles
    1220 Idaho Circle
    Tonopah, NV 89049
    (775) 482-6644
    30.4 6-8 86
  • Tonopah Tonopah High School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 113 students
    30.9 miles
    1250 S. Main @ Tennant Lane
    Tonopah, NV 89049
    (775) 482-3698
    30.9 9-12 113

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