Yerington Elementary School

112 N California Street

Yerington, NV 89447

Tel: (775)463-6844
  • Yerington Elementary School serves 462 students in grades PK-4.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the NV average of 21:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 65%.
  • Yerington Elementary School operates within the Lyon County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 462 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 39% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 462 students
Yerington Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Yerington Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Yerington Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Yerington Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 21:1
Yerington Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
6%
1%
Yerington Elementary School American Indian Students (1990-2015)
Asian
n/a
5%
Yerington Elementary School Asian Students (1997-2014)
Hispanic
41%
41%
Yerington Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
n/a
10%
Yerington Elementary School Black Students (1988-2010)
White
46%
35%
Yerington Elementary School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Yerington Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2011)
Two or more races
7%
6%
Yerington Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Yerington Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NV All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.62 0.47
Yerington Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
57%
45%
Yerington Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
7%
Yerington Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lyon County School District's student population of 8,082 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,530 is higher than the state average of $9,191. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,973 is less than the state average of $11,068. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Lyon County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
9
Number of Students Managed 8,082 3,473
Lyon County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $85 MM $32 MM
Lyon County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $89 MM $38 MM
Lyon County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,530 $9,191
Lyon County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,973 $11,068
Lyon County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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