Ruthe Deskin Elementary School



Ruthe Deskin Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ruthe Deskin Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 5
K 94
1 98
2 114
3 95
4 91
5 91
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ruthe Deskin Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Las Vegas, NV in the Clark County School District. It enrolls 588 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ruthe Deskin Elementary School is the 215th largest public school in Nevada and the 14,483rd largest nationally. It has 16.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 588
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 36
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,483rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Nevada: 215th out of 394
Student/Teacher Rank in Nevada: 98th out of 384
Full Time Teacher Rank in Nevada: 169th out of 384

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Ruthe Deskin Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 302
(51%)
136,494
(52%)
 Female 286
(49%)
127,475
(48%)

Ruthe Deskin Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 240
(41%)
122,130
(46%)
 White 195
(33%)
67,344
(26%)
 Black 82
(14%)
35,627
(13%)
 Two or More 43
(7%)
17,133
(6%)
 Asian 18
(3%)
16,548
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 7
(1%)
4,230
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
957
(0%)

Ruthe Deskin Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 401
(68%)
174,488
(66%)
 Not Eligible 187
(32%)
89,481
(34%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 381 ranked schools in Nevada, Ruthe Deskin Elementary School is ranked 171st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ruthe Deskin Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (68.2%) is slightly 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.

Ruthe Deskin Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 763
2006 770
2008 788
2009 708
2010 704
2011 622
2012 599
2013 582
2014 624
2015 588

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.2
2006 18.3
2008 19
2009 18.4
2010 19
2011 17.5
2012 19.3
2013 19.7
2014 17.3
2015 16.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.2870249017038
2006
2008 0.34644670050761
2009 0.42514124293785
2010 0.49573863636364
2011 0.53858520900322
2012 0.50417362270451
2013 0.5360824742268
2014 0.61217948717949
2015 0.68197278911565

Compare Ruthe Deskin Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,630.0% 16.3:1
 
1,930.8% 19.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.6%
 
This School 68.2%
 

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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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