Ted Hunsberger Elementary School

  • Ted Hunsberger Elementary School serves 771 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 81% (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 86% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 49%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Ted Hunsberger Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 66%.

Top Placements

Ted Hunsberger Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for:

School Overview

  • Ted Hunsberger Elementary School's student population of 771 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students771 students
This chart display total students of Ted Hunsberger Elementary School by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Ted Hunsberger Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Ted Hunsberger Elementary School by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Ted Hunsberger Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Ted Hunsberger Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 620 schools in Nevada (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ted Hunsberger Elementary School is 0.38, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Overall School Rank#8 out of 620 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ted Hunsberger Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Nevada by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ted Hunsberger 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 Ratio25:120:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Ted Hunsberger Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Nevada by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Ted Hunsberger Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Ted Hunsberger Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
42%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ted Hunsberger Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
10%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ted Hunsberger Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
78%
34%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ted Hunsberger Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Ted Hunsberger Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Nevada by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ted Hunsberger Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NV.
Diversity Score0.380.48
This chart display the diversity score of Ted Hunsberger Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Nevada by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ted Hunsberger 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 Lunchn/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ted Hunsberger Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nevada by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWashoe County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Ted Hunsberger Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Being a teacher has never been easy but changes in federal funding and legislation have made it harder than ever for public school teachers. Keep reading to learn more.
When asked to rank the quality of their child's school, most parents rated it a B average. And yet politicians would have you believe that the American public-school system is failing. How are America's public schools really doing, and how do we know?
The high school graduation rate is in a constant state of change and dropout rates affect more than the individual student. Read on to learn about factors influencing high school graduation rates and what schools can do to improve them.