Laura Dearing Elementary School



Laura Dearing Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Laura Dearing Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 2
K 149
1 141
2 137
3 141
4 117
5 113
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Laura Dearing Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Las Vegas, NV in the Clark County School District. It enrolls 800 students in grades 1st through 12th. Laura Dearing Elementary School is the 76th largest public school in Nevada and the 4,391st largest nationally. It has 17.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 800
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 46
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 4,391st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Nevada: 76th out of 394
Student/Teacher Rank in Nevada: 154th out of 384
Full Time Teacher Rank in Nevada: 49th out of 384

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Laura Dearing Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 405
(51%)
127,475
(48%)
 Male 395
(49%)
136,494
(52%)

Laura Dearing Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 517
(65%)
122,130
(46%)
 Black 147
(18%)
35,627
(13%)
 White 86
(11%)
67,344
(26%)
 Two or More 34
(4%)
17,133
(6%)
 Asian 9
(1%)
16,548
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(1%)
4,230
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
957
(0%)

Laura Dearing Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 701
(88%)
174,488
(66%)
 Not Eligible 99
(12%)
89,481
(34%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 381 ranked schools in Nevada, Laura Dearing Elementary School is ranked 40th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Laura Dearing Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.6%) is higher than the state average of 61.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Laura Dearing Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 928
2006 833
2008 847
2009 797
2010 803
2011 846
2012 801
2013 855
2014 770
2015 800

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.2
2006 15.1
2008 16.3
2009 16.6
2010 17.5
2011 18
2012 18.2
2013 18.6
2014 16.4
2015 17.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.8125
2006
2008 0.69067296340024
2009 0.75784190715182
2010 0.88418430884184
2011 0.94089834515366
2012 0.85393258426966
2013 0.87602339181287
2014 0.83766233766234
2015 0.87625

Compare Laura Dearing Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,740.0% 17.4:1
 
1,930.8% 19.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.6%
 
This School 87.6%
 

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