William E Ferron Elementary School

  • William E Ferron Elementary School serves 608 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 37% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 38% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 67%.

School Overview

  • William E Ferron Elementary School's student population of 608 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students608 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • William E Ferron Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of William E Ferron Elementary School is 0.52, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Overall School Rank#319 out of 620 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
66%
42%
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Black
9%
11%
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White
19%
33%
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Two or more races
5%
6%
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Diversity Score0.520.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClark County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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