West Wendover Elementary School

2332 Florence Way
West Wendover, NV 89883
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
West Wendover Elementary School serves 436 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
West Wendover Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 26%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 71% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 436 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NV
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

School Overview

West Wendover Elementary School's student population of 436 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
436 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

West Wendover Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 684 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of West Wendover Elementary School is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NV)
Overall Testing Rank
#472 out of 684 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
26%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
16:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
77%
44%
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Black
n/a
12%
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White
19%
29%
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Hawaiian
n/a
2%
Two or more races
3%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.37
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
70%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is West Wendover Elementary School's ranking?
West Wendover Elementary School is ranked #472 out of 684 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Nevada.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NV state average), while 23% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% NV state average).
How many students attend West Wendover Elementary School?
436 students attend West Wendover Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
77% of West Wendover Elementary School students are Hispanic, 19% of students are White, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What grades does West Wendover Elementary School offer ?
West Wendover Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is West Wendover Elementary School part of?
West Wendover Elementary School is part of Elko County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 436 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

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