West Wendover Elementary School

  • West Wendover Elementary School serves 607 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 13% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 39%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 13% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 49%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is equal to the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 66%.

School Overview

  • West Wendover Elementary School's student population of 607 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students607 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Wendover Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 20:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Wendover Elementary School is 0.36, 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#613 out of 620 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
77%
42%
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Black
n/a
10%
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White
23%
34%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Wendover Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NV.
Diversity Score0.360.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Wendover Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nevada by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElko County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • West Wendover West Wendover High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 320 students
    0.1 miles
    2055 Elko Avenue
    West Wendover, NV 89883
    (775)664-3940
    0.1 9-12 320
  • Wendover Anna Smith School
    Grades: K-6 | 277 students
    2.3 miles
    731 North Aria, 731 N Aria
    Wendover, UT 84083
    (435)665-0470
    2.3 K-6 277
  • Wendover Wendover High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 180 students
    2.3 miles
    110 Wildcat Blvd, 110 Wildcat
    Wendover, UT 84083
    (435)665-2343
    2.3 7-12 180
  • Ibapah Ibapah School
    Grades: K-6 | 32 students
    48.4 miles
    116 Eagles Nest, Po Box 6087
    Ibapah, UT 84034
    (435)234-1113
    48.4 K-6 32
  • Wells Wells Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 187 students
    53.1 miles
    1378 Lake Avenue
    Wells, NV 89835
    (775)752-3837
    53.1 PK-6 187

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