Yvonne Shaw Middle School

600 Eagle Canyon Dr
Sparks, NV 89441
(School attendance zone shown in map)
9/
10
Top 20%
Serving 704 students in grades 6-8, Yvonne Shaw Middle School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 28%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 44%).
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 71% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 704 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • : Top 20% in NV
  • : 45% (Top 20%)
  • : 59% (Top 20%)
  • : 43% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Yvonne Shaw Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for:

School Overview

Yvonne Shaw Middle School's student population of 704 students has declined by 30% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
704 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
48 teachers
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School Rankings

Yvonne Shaw Middle School ranks within the top 20% of all 692 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Yvonne Shaw Middle School is 0.54, 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.
This School
State Level (NV)
#115 out of 692 schools
(Top 20%)
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45%
28%
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59%
44%
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43%
26%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
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16:1
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American Indian
5%
1%
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
19%
44%
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Black
1%
12%
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White
65%
29%
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Hawaiian
n/a
2%
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Two or more races
9%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.54
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
70%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Yvonne Shaw Middle School's ranking?
Yvonne Shaw Middle School is ranked #115 out of 692 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada.
What schools are Yvonne Shaw Middle School often compared to?
Yvonne Shaw Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Lou Mendive Middle School, Kendyl Depoali Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
45% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% NV state average), while 59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 44% NV state average).
How many students attend Yvonne Shaw Middle School?
704 students attend Yvonne Shaw Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
65% of Yvonne Shaw Middle School students are White, 19% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What grades does Yvonne Shaw Middle School offer ?
Yvonne Shaw Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Yvonne Shaw Middle School part of?
Yvonne Shaw Middle School is part of Washoe County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 704 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 45% (Top 20%)
  • : 59% (Top 20%)
  • : 43% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

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