Howard E Heckethorn Elementary



Howard E Heckethorn Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Howard E Heckethorn Elementary Students by Grade
PK 17
K 65
1 104
2 115
3 124
4 96
5 132
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Howard E Heckethorn Elementary is a public elementary school located in Las Vegas, NV in the Clark County School District. It enrolls 653 students in grades 1st through 12th. Howard E Heckethorn Elementary is the 172nd largest public school in Nevada and the 10,305th largest nationally. It has 18.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 653
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 35
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,305th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Nevada: 172nd out of 394
Student/Teacher Rank in Nevada: 251st out of 384
Full Time Teacher Rank in Nevada: 182nd out of 384

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Howard E Heckethorn Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 335
(51%)
127,475
(48%)
 Male 318
(49%)
136,494
(52%)

Howard E Heckethorn Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 339
(52%)
67,344
(26%)
 Hispanic 146
(22%)
122,130
(46%)
 Two or More 72
(11%)
17,133
(6%)
 Black 66
(10%)
35,627
(13%)
 Asian 15
(2%)
16,548
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 11
(2%)
4,230
(2%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
957
(0%)

Howard E Heckethorn Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 435
(67%)
89,481
(34%)
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 218
(33%)
174,488
(66%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 381 ranked schools in Nevada, Howard E Heckethorn Elementary is ranked 263rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Howard E Heckethorn Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (33.4%) is significantly lower than the state average of 61.6%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Howard E Heckethorn Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1195
2006 653
2008 843
2009 881
2010 730
2011 656
2012 691
2013 694
2014 657
2015 653

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.6
2006 16.7
2008 17.6
2009 19.6
2010 17.4
2011 17.3
2012 20.9
2013 20.4
2014 18.8
2015 18.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.15481171548117
2006
2008 0.1803084223013
2009 0.20544835414302
2010 0.22191780821918
2011 0.26676829268293
2012 0.25036179450072
2013 0.25792507204611
2014 0.24505327245053
2015 0.33384379785605

Compare Howard E Heckethorn Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,870.0% 18.7:1
 
1,930.8% 19.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 33.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.6%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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