School Details

Dean Petersen Elementary School

3650 Cambridge St, Las Vegas, NV 89169
(702) 799-1120
1

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 729 students 19 students/teacher (NV avg is 20)

Test Scores by grade

51%
70%
70%
22%
59%
60%

Criterion-Referenced Test (CRT)

In 2010-2011 Nevada used the Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The CRT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Nevada. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Clark County School District average
  • Nevada state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

45%
73%
73%
34%
69%
71%

Criterion-Referenced Test (CRT)

In 2010-2011 Nevada used the Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The CRT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Nevada. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Clark County School District average
  • Nevada state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

29%
69%
69%
23%
64%
66%
21%
60%
61%

Criterion-Referenced Test (CRT)

In 2010-2011 Nevada used the Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The CRT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Nevada. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Clark County School District average
  • Nevada state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Dean Petersen Elementary School is a public elementary school in Las Vegas. The principal of Dean Petersen Elementary School is MaryAnn Ward. 729 students attend Dean Petersen Elementary School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Multiracial. 53% of the Dean Petersen Elementary School students have "limited English proficiency." 95% of the 729 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Dean Petersen Elementary School is 19:1. Ruby S Thomas Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 7% 35%
Hispanic 67% 40%
Multiracial 4% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 9%
Asian 2% %
Black, non-Hispanic 19% 14%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.3% 0.8%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 95% 40%
Limited English proficiency 53% 21%

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