Ruby S Thomas Elementary School



Ruby S Thomas Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ruby S Thomas Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 19
K 126
1 124
2 134
3 147
4 126
5 116
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ruby S Thomas Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Las Vegas, NV in the Clark County School District. It enrolls 792 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ruby S Thomas Elementary School is the 81st largest public school in Nevada and the 4,614th largest nationally. It has 17.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 792
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 45
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 4,614th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Nevada: 81st out of 394
Student/Teacher Rank in Nevada: 169th out of 384
Full Time Teacher Rank in Nevada: 57th out of 384

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Ruby S Thomas Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 410
(52%)
127,475
(48%)
 Male 382
(48%)
136,494
(52%)

Ruby S Thomas Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 469
(59%)
122,130
(46%)
 Black 136
(17%)
35,627
(13%)
 White 82
(10%)
67,344
(26%)
 Asian 62
(8%)
16,548
(6%)
 Two or More 35
(4%)
17,133
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 7
(1%)
4,230
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
957
(0%)

Ruby S Thomas Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 753
(95%)
174,488
(66%)
 Not Eligible 39
(5%)
89,481
(34%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 381 ranked schools in Nevada, Ruby S Thomas Elementary School is ranked 22nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ruby S Thomas Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (95.1%) is significantly 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.

Ruby S Thomas Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 766
2006 750
2008 765
2009 800
2010 801
2011 777
2012 765
2013 721
2014 817
2015 792

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 14.7
2008 17
2009 15.7
2010 16.3
2011 16.2
2012 19.6
2013 16.8
2014 18.6
2015 17.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.99608355091384
2006
2008 0.7843137254902
2009 0.81375
2010 0.87141073657928
2011 0.92921492921493
2012 0.8718954248366
2013 0.89736477115118
2014 0.90575275397797
2015 0.95075757575758

Compare Ruby S Thomas Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,760.0% 17.6:1
 
1,930.8% 19.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.6%
 
This School 95.1%
 

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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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