M J Christensen Elementary School



M J Christensen Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

M J Christensen Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 21
K 89
1 90
2 99
3 108
4 93
5 91
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

M J Christensen Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Las Vegas, NV in the Clark County School District. It enrolls 591 students in grades 1st through 12th. M J Christensen Elementary School is the 213th largest public school in Nevada and the 14,272nd largest nationally. It has 17.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 591
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 33
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,272nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Nevada: 213th out of 394
Student/Teacher Rank in Nevada: 184th out of 384
Full Time Teacher Rank in Nevada: 208th out of 384

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M J Christensen Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 318
(54%)
136,494
(52%)
 Female 273
(46%)
127,475
(48%)

M J Christensen Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 235
(40%)
67,344
(26%)
 Hispanic 197
(33%)
122,130
(46%)
 Two or More 73
(12%)
17,133
(6%)
 Black 50
(8%)
35,627
(13%)
 Asian 31
(5%)
16,548
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(1%)
4,230
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
957
(0%)

M J Christensen Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 344
(58%)
174,488
(66%)
 Not Eligible 247
(42%)
89,481
(34%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 381 ranked schools in Nevada, M J Christensen Elementary School is ranked 189th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of M J Christensen Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (58.2%) is slightly 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.

M J Christensen Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 749
2006 698
2008 639
2009 721
2010 677
2011 683
2012 638
2013 616
2014 615
2015 591

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.3
2006 17.4
2008 17.8
2009 19.5
2010 19.3
2011 20.7
2012 22
2013 20.5
2014 18.1
2015 17.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.32710280373832
2006
2008 0.35054773082942
2009 0.37031900138696
2010 0.47858197932053
2011 0.53147877013177
2012 0.49686520376176
2013 0.49025974025974
2014 0.5219512195122
2015 0.58206429780034

Compare M J Christensen Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,790.0% 17.9:1
 
1,930.8% 19.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 58.2%
 
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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