Walter Jacobson Elementary School



Walter Jacobson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Walter Jacobson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 24
K 92
1 109
2 79
3 115
4 96
5 106
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Walter Jacobson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Las Vegas, NV in the Clark County School District. It enrolls 621 students in grades 1st through 12th. Walter Jacobson Elementary School is the 191st largest public school in Nevada and the 12,287th largest nationally. It has 18.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 621
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 33
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,287th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Nevada: 191st out of 394
Student/Teacher Rank in Nevada: 256th out of 384
Full Time Teacher Rank in Nevada: 208th out of 384

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Walter Jacobson Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 334
(54%)
136,494
(52%)
 Female 287
(46%)
127,475
(48%)

Walter Jacobson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 261
(42%)
122,130
(46%)
 White 185
(30%)
67,344
(26%)
 Black 76
(12%)
35,627
(13%)
 Two or More 55
(9%)
17,133
(6%)
 Asian 29
(5%)
16,548
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 11
(2%)
4,230
(2%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
957
(0%)

Walter Jacobson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 411
(66%)
174,488
(66%)
 Not Eligible 210
(34%)
89,481
(34%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 381 ranked schools in Nevada, Walter Jacobson Elementary School is ranked 161st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Walter Jacobson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (66.2%) 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.

Walter Jacobson Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 666
2006 648
2008 601
2009 585
2010 601
2011 576
2012 628
2013 640
2014 592
2015 621

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.5
2006 18.5
2008 17.7
2009 18.3
2010 19.4
2011 19.9
2012 20.9
2013 18.8
2014 18.5
2015 18.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.41441441441441
2006
2008 0.40599001663894
2009 0.49401709401709
2010 0.57903494176373
2011 0.62152777777778
2012 0.57484076433121
2013 0.6015625
2014 0.59966216216216
2015 0.66183574879227

Compare Walter Jacobson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,880.0% 18.8:1
 
1,930.8% 19.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.6%
 
This School 66.2%
 

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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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