Bernice Mathews Elementary School



Bernice Mathews Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bernice Mathews Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 23
K 98
1 121
2 126
3 97
4 105
5 96
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bernice Mathews Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Reno, NV in the Washoe County School District. It enrolls 666 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bernice Mathews Elementary School is the 160th largest public school in Nevada and the 9,650th largest nationally. It has 18.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 666
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18:1
Full Time Teachers: 37
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 9,650th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Nevada: 160th out of 394
Student/Teacher Rank in Nevada: 197th out of 384
Full Time Teacher Rank in Nevada: 151st out of 384

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Bernice Mathews Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 369
(55%)
22,659
(52%)
 Female 297
(45%)
21,083
(48%)

Bernice Mathews Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 489
(73%)
17,149
(39%)
 White 62
(9%)
19,848
(45%)
 Two or More 39
(6%)
2,718
(6%)
 Black 37
(6%)
954
(2%)
 Asian 24
(4%)
1,845
(4%)
 American Indian 9
(1%)
709
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 6
(1%)
519
(1%)

Bernice Mathews Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 586
(88%)
20,137
(46%)
 Not Eligible 80
(12%)
21,798
(50%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
1,807
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 381 ranked schools in Nevada, Bernice Mathews Elementary School is ranked 76th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bernice Mathews Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.0%) 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.

Bernice Mathews Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 886
2006 798
2008 748
2009 752
2010 788
2011 796
2012 752
2013 651
2014 609
2015 666

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.4
2006 15.6
2008 15.7
2009 15
2010 16.4
2011 15.9
2012 16.2
2013 16.5
2014 13.5
2015 18

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.76636568848758
2006
2008 0.85561497326203
2009 0.8656914893617
2010 0.9010152284264
2011 0.90201005025126
2012 0.99601063829787
2013 0.99539170506912
2014 0.99507389162562
2015 0.87987987987988

Compare Bernice Mathews Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,800.0% 18.0:1
 
1,930.8% 19.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.6%
 
This School 88.0%
 

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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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