Herbert A. Derfelt Elementary School

1900 South Lisa Ln, Las Vegas, NV 89117 | (702) 799-4370
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 652
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3.5 out of 5 | 7 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 652 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-5
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1900 South Lisa Lane, Las Vegas, NV 89117
School District Details
  • Clark School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,044
  • Graduation Rate: 49.1%
  • Dropout Rate: 6.2%
  • Students Per Teacher: 20.0
  • Enrolled Students: 307,059

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 652
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 35.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 333 (51.1%)
  • Females: 319 (48.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 46 (7.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 204 (31.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 250 (38.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Herbert A. Derfelt Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.5%
Black9314.3%
Asian13520.7%
Hispanic14822.7%
White27341.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Herbert A. Derfelt Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten81.2%
Kindergarten9114.0%
1st Grade10816.6%
2nd Grade11217.2%
3rd Grade10616.3%
4th Grade11517.6%
5th Grade11217.2%
Source: NV Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 3.5

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3.5 out of 5 | 7 Reviews
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7 reviews for Herbert A. Derfelt Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 15, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Love the school! I think that the staff, administration and support personnel are all Aces. I have been here for a long time, and have weathered many changes. They do a great job, and I am happy to stay right where we are!
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on April 25, 2010
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • The school used to always invite parent's help in the classrooms. Unfortunately, when a few parents step over the line, it ruins it for the rest of us. Teachers have to be allowed to do their job without Parents trying to micromanage every aspect of their child's life.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on January 29, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This is NOT a good school. Needs new leadership!!
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on November 03, 2009
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I must agree with the other parents this school,s principal acts like it is a prison, I came to the school to have lunch with my daughter and was denied access because I did'nt make an appointment. I felt this was not appropriate to do due o the fact that this is a public school!!!!!!!!
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on October 18, 2009
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I think the teachers are good and try
    hard, the principal is a poor choice. The
    principal has made the school feel as it were a lockdown compound. you need to
    make an appointment to even see your child at school a day in advance!!!!
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 01, 2009
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • the principal makes or breaks the school and this particular principal is just poor
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on April 02, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Excellent school, class rooms are not over crowded and the teachers work hard to make sure all students learn and understand the lessons

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