Rita Cannan Elementary School



Rita Cannan Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Rita Cannan Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 1
K 99
1 93
2 103
3 102
4 82
5 81
6 52
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Rita Cannan Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Reno, NV in the Washoe County School District. It enrolls 613 students in grades 1st through 12th. Rita Cannan Elementary School is the 196th largest public school in Nevada and the 12,823rd largest nationally. It has 15.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 613
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 40
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,823rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Nevada: 196th out of 394
Student/Teacher Rank in Nevada: 57th out of 384
Full Time Teacher Rank in Nevada: 114th out of 384

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Rita Cannan Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 309
(50%)
21,083
(48%)
 Male 304
(50%)
22,659
(52%)

Rita Cannan Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 391
(64%)
17,149
(39%)
 White 101
(16%)
19,848
(45%)
 Black 31
(5%)
954
(2%)
 Two or More 29
(5%)
2,718
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 27
(4%)
519
(1%)
 Asian 24
(4%)
1,845
(4%)
 American Indian 10
(2%)
709
(2%)

Rita Cannan Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 558
(91%)
20,137
(46%)
 Not Eligible 55
(9%)
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, Rita Cannan Elementary School is ranked 93rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Rita Cannan Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (91.0%) 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.

Rita Cannan Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 468
2006 585
2008 586
2009 578
2010 624
2011 638
2012 694
2013 781
2014 730
2015 613

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.1
2006 16.2
2008 15.4
2009 15.2
2010 16.4
2011 17.7
2012 18.8
2013 17.6
2014 15.4
2015 15.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.77777777777778
2006
2008 0.84641638225256
2009 0.97231833910035
2010 0.99198717948718
2011 0.99529780564263
2012 0.99567723342939
2013 0.99615877080666
2014 0.9958904109589
2015 0.91027732463295

Compare Rita Cannan Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,530.0% 15.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,930.8% 19.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.6%
 
This School 91.0%
 

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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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