Kitty Mcdonough Ward Elementary School



Kitty Mcdonough Ward Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Kitty Mcdonough Ward Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 21
K 78
1 117
2 132
3 145
4 165
5 152
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Kitty Mcdonough Ward Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Las Vegas, NV in the Clark County School District. It enrolls 810 students in grades 1st through 12th. Kitty Mcdonough Ward Elementary School is the 70th largest public school in Nevada and the 4,138th largest nationally. It has 18.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 810
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 44
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 4,138th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Nevada: 70th out of 394
Student/Teacher Rank in Nevada: 227th out of 384
Full Time Teacher Rank in Nevada: 69th out of 384

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Kitty Mcdonough Ward Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 439
(54%)
136,494
(52%)
 Female 371
(46%)
127,475
(48%)

Kitty Mcdonough Ward Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 462
(57%)
67,344
(26%)
 Hispanic 166
(20%)
122,130
(46%)
 Two or More 77
(10%)
17,133
(6%)
 Black 61
(8%)
35,627
(13%)
 Asian 22
(3%)
16,548
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 21
(3%)
4,230
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
957
(0%)

Kitty Mcdonough Ward Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 590
(73%)
89,481
(34%)
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 220
(27%)
174,488
(66%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 381 ranked schools in Nevada, Kitty Mcdonough Ward Elementary School is ranked 261st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Kitty Mcdonough Ward Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (27.2%) 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.

Kitty Mcdonough Ward Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2006 897
2008 1121
2009 1173
2010 943
2011 913
2012 893
2013 850
2014 830
2015 810

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2006 21.9
2008 22.9
2009 20.2
2010 18.9
2011 19
2012 22.3
2013 21.2
2014 19.3
2015 18.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2006
2008 0.13291703835861
2009 0.14407502131287
2010 0.23329798515376
2011 0.25739320920044
2012 0.22172452407615
2013 0.26
2014 0.23253012048193
2015 0.2716049382716

Compare Kitty Mcdonough Ward Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,840.0% 18.4:1
 
1,930.8% 19.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 27.2%
 
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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