This school does not even come close to the standards I would hope for in a facility to teach my children. Not only do they not challenge students who are faster learners but they seem to cater to esl students more than any one else. The staff seems very frustrated to the fact that they are not allowed to do more for their harder working students as they are pressed to hold true to the "no child left behind" program. Further more there is a huge problem with bullying and racial segregation between the students. My children had to suffer 2 years at this school and we are moving specifically to get them into another school.
About This School
Mark Twain Elementary School is a public elementary school in Carson City. The principal of Mark Twain Elementary School is Laura Austin. 558 students go to Mark Twain Elementary School and identify as Hispanic; Asian/Pacific Islander; and White, non-Hispanic. 36% of the Mark Twain Elementary School students have "limited English proficiency." 66% of the 558 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Mark Twain Elementary School is 16:1. Bethlehem Lutheran School is one of the nearest elementary schools.
|Native American or Native Alaskan||1%||3%|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||0.4%||%|
|Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program||66%||37%|
|Limited English proficiency||36%||19%|
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