1200 N. 27th St.
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Walter Bracken Elementary School serves 510 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Walter Bracken Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 36%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 68% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Walter Bracken Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for:

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School Overview

Walter Bracken Elementary School's student population of 510 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
510 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Walter Bracken Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 671 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Walter Bracken Elementary School is 0.56, 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 Data
This School
State Level (NV)
Overall Testing Rank
#56 out of 671 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
6%
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Hispanic
64%
43%
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Black
11%
11%
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White
14%
32%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
6%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 510 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in NV
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56 (Top 50%)

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