West Wendover Elementary School

2332 Florence Way
West Wendover, NV 89883
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
West Wendover Elementary School serves 574 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 19% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Nevada state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 68% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

West Wendover Elementary School's student population of 574 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students574 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of West Wendover Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of West Wendover Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

West Wendover Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 660 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of West Wendover Elementary School is 0.39, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#627 out of 660 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
75%
43%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
22%
32%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
6%
All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score
0.390.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
6%
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 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElko County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to West Wendover Elementary School is West Wendover High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Wendover Junior High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Anna Smith School (2.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • West Wendover West Wendover High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 302 students
    0.1 miles
    2055 Elko Avenue
    West Wendover, NV 89883
    (775) 664-3940
    0.1 9-12 302
  • West Wendover West Wendover Junior High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 176 students
    0.1 miles
    2055 Elko Avenue
    West Wendover, NV 89883
    (775) 664-3940
    0.1 7-8 176
  • Wendover Anna Smith School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 213 students
    2.3 miles
    731 North Aria, 731 N Aria
    Wendover, UT 84083
    (435) 665-0470
    2.3 K-6 213
  • Wendover Wendover High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 188 students
    2.3 miles
    110 Wildcat Blvd, 110 Wildcat
    Wendover, UT 84083
    (435) 665-2343
    2.3 7-12 188
  • Ibapah Ibapah School Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 36 students
    48.4 miles
    116 Eagles Nest, Po Box 6087
    Ibapah, UT 84034
    (435) 234-1113
    48.4 K-6 36

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