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Do you know where your kids are?
by Jessica Garcia
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All data from 2008-2009 unless otherwise indicated.

Elementary Schools

Bud Beasley Elementary School: 2100 Canyon Pkwy., Sparks 89436. Phone: 626-5250. Web site: http://www.washoe.k12.nv.us/beasley/doku.php. Principal: Susan Kehoe* Year-round, multi-track schedule. Grade levels: K-6. Enrollment: 743. Special populations: IEP 85 (11.4%), LEP 52 (7%), FRL 109 (14.7%). Per pupil expenditures (2007-08): Instruction $4,748 (66.9%), operations $1,196 (16.8%). 35 classrooms. 2 labs, libraries, media centers with Internet access. Student/teacher ratio: K – 16:1, 1st grade – 19:1, 2nd grade – 18:1, 3rd grade – 22:1, 4th grade – 29:1, 5th grade – 30:1, 6th grade – 28:1. Transiency rate: 27.8%. Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP: Made AYP 

Lloyd Diedrichsen Elementary School: 1735 Del Rosa Way, Sparks 89434. Phone: 353-5730. Web site: www.washoe.k12.nv.us. Principal: Dina Ciaramella. Traditional schedule. Grade levels: K-6. Enrollment: 475. Special populations: IEP 67 (14.1%), LEP 71 (14.9%), FRL 109 (22.9%). Per pupil expenditures (2007-08): Instruction $4,426 (69.3%), operations $943 (14.8%). 21 classrooms. 1 lab, library, media center with Internet access. Student/teacher ratio: K – 22:1, 1st grade – 14:1, 2nd grade – 19:1, 3rd grade – 18:1, 4th grade – 27:1, 5th grade – 26:1, 6th grade – 27:1. Transiency rate: 21.7%. Made AYP

Florence Drake Elementary School: 2755 Fourth St., Sparks 89431. Phone: 353-5510. Web site: www.washoe.k12.nv.us. Principal: Jason Childs. Traditional schedule. Grade levels: K-6. Enrollment: 330. Special populations: IEP 55 (16.7%), LEP 124 (37.6%), FRL 204 (61.8%). Per pupil expenditures (2007-08): Instruction $5,743 (67.8%), operations $1,349 (15.9%) 23 classrooms. 2 labs, libraries, media centers with Internet access. Student/teacher ratio: K – 23:1, 1st grade – 13:1, 2nd grade – 16:1, 3rd grade – 25:1, 4th grade – 31:1, 5th grade – 25:1, 6th grade – 25:1. Transiency rate: 26.9%. Made AYP

Katherine Dunn Elementary School: 1135 O’Callaghan Drive, Sparks 89434. Phone: 353-5520. Principal: Marla Mentaberry. Web site: www.washoe.k12.nv.us. Traditional schedule. Grade levels: K-6. Enrollment: 547. Special populations: IEP 46 (8.4%), LEP: 162 (29.6%), FRL: 228 (41.7%). Per pupil expenditures (2007-08): Instruction $4,686 (71.8%), operations $901 (13.8%). 25 classrooms. 1 lab, library, media center with Internet access. Student/teacher ratio: K – 30:1, 1st grade – 14:1, 2nd grade – 16:1, 3rd grade – 22:1, 4th grade – 26:1, 5th grade – 22:1, 6th grade – 29:1. Transiency rate: 21.4%. Made AYP, in need of improvement, year 2

Greenbrae Elementary School: 1840 Fourth St., Sparks 89431. Phone: 353-5530. Web site: www.washoe.k12.nv.us. Principal: Rose Kane. Traditional schedule. Grade levels: K-6. Enrollment: 449. Special populations: IEP: 54 (12%), LEP: 221 (49.2%), FRL: 340 (75.7%). Per pupil expenditures (2007-08): Instruction $5,534 (66.2%), operations $1,234 (14.8%). 21 classrooms. 1 lab, library, media center with Internet access. Student/teacher ratio: K – 22:1, 1st grade – 20:1, 2nd grade – 17:1, 3rd grade – 19:1, 4th grade – 34:1, 5th grade – 23:1, 6th grade – 22:1. Transiency rate: 23.5%. Did not make AYP, on watch.

Jesse Hall Elementary School: 185 Shelby Drive, Sparks 89436. Phone: 425-7755. Web site: www.washoe.k12.nv.us. Principal: Jeanne Ohl. Year-round, single-track schedule. Grade levels: K-6. Enrollment: 666. Special populations: IEP: 81 (12.2%), LEP: 21 (3.2%), FRL: 98 (14.7%). Per pupil expenditures (2007-08): Instruction $4,664 (68.2%), operations $1,254 (18.3%). 29 classrooms. 1 lab, library, media center with Internet access. Student/teacher ratio: K – 24:1, 1st grade – 17:1, 2nd grade – 17:1, 3rd grade – 18:1, 4th grade – 24:1, 5th grade – 32:1, 6th grade – 32:1. Transiency rate: 14.1% Made AYP

Lena Juniper Elementary School: 225 Queen Way, Sparks 89431. Phone: 353-5540. Web site: www.washoe.k12.nv.us. Principal: Bill Burt. Traditional schedule. Grade levels: K-6. Enrollment: 547. Special populations: IEP: 69 (12.6%), LEP: 108 (19.7%), FRL: 191 (34.9%). er pupil expenditures (2007-08): Instruction $5,079 (70.5%), operations $1,117 (15.5%). 28 classrooms. 1 lab, library, media center with Internet access. Student/teacher ratio: K 23:1, 1st grade 17:1, 2nd grade 15:1, 3rd grade 19:1, 4th grade 30:1, 5th grade 23:1, 6th grade 25:1. Transiency rate: 22%. Did not make AYP, on watch.

Lincoln Park Elementary School: 201 Lincoln Way, Sparks 89431. Phone: 353-5570. Web site: www.washoe.k12.nv.us. Principal: Rosemary Pressler. Traditional schedule. Grade levels: K-6. Enrollment: 423. Special populations: IEP 55 (13%), LEP: 214 (50.6%), FRL: 357 (84.4%). Per pupil expenditures (2007-08): Instruction $6,291 (65.3%), operations $1,458 (15.1%). 28 classrooms. 2 labs, libraries, media centers with Internet access. Student/teacher ratio: K – 21:1, 1st grade – 17:1, 2nd grade – 17:1, 3rd grade – 18:1, 4th grade – 22:1, 5th grade – 22:1, 6th grade – 25:1. Transiency rate: 33%. Made AYP, in need of improvement.

Alice Maxwell Elementary School: 2300 N. Rock Blvd., Sparks 89431. Phone: 353-5580. Web site: www.washoe.k12.nv.us. Principal: Denise Dufrene Traditional schedule. Grade levels: K-6. Enrollment: 445. pecial populations: IEP: 61 (13.7%), LEP: 207 (46.5%), FRL: 342 (76.9%). Per pupil expenditures (2007-08): Instruction $5,418 (61.8%), operations $1,617 (18.4%) 25 classrooms. 1 lab, library, media center with Internet access. Student/teacher ratio: K – 28:1, 1st grade – 15:1, 2nd grade – 17:1, 3rd grade – 20:1, 4th grade – 23:1, 5th grade – 32:1, 6th grade – 32:1. Transiency rate: 32.4%. Made AYP.

Robert Mitchell Elementary School: 1216 Prater Way, Sparks 89431. Phone: 353-5590. Web site: http://www.washoecountyschools.org/mitchell. Principal: Eileen Rountree. Traditional schedule. Grade levels: K-6. Enrollment: 395. Special populations: IEP 40 (10.1%), LEP 188 (47.6%), FRL 331 (83.8%). Per pupil expenditures (2007-08): Instruction $6,268 (61.4%), operations $1,559 (15.3%). 20 classrooms. 1 lab, library, media center with Internet access. Student/teacher ratio: K – 22:1, 1st grade – 16:1, 2nd grade – 13:1, 3rd grade – 17:1, 4th grade – 18:1, 5th grade – 32:1, 6th grade – 27:1. Transiency rate: 42.2%. Made AYP, in need of improvement.

Marvin Moss Elementary School: 2200 Primio Way, Sparks 89434. Phone: 353-5507. Principal: Kris Christiansen. Traditional schedule. Grade levels: K-6. Enrollment: 621. Special populations: IEP: 113 (18.2%), LEP: 124 (20%), FRL: 214 (34.5%). Per pupil expenditures (2007-08): Instruction $5,227 (67%), operations $1,485 (19%). 30 classrooms. 1 lab, library, media center with Internet access. tudent/teacher ratio: K – 26:1, 1st grade – 16:1, 2nd grade – 15:1, 3rd grade – 17:1, 4th grade – 33:1, 5th grade – 30:1, 6th grade – 28:1. Transiency: 25.6%. Made AYP

Virginia Palmer Elementary School: 5890 Klondike Drive, Sparks 89433. Phone: 674-4400. Web site: www.washoe.k12.nv.us. Principal: Sue Parks. Traditional schedule. Grade levels: K-6. Enrollment: 549. Special populations: IEP 74 (13.5%), LEP 249 (45.4%), FRL: 341 (62.1%). Per pupil expenditures (2007-08): Instruction $4,610 (69%), operations $1,093 (16.4%) 25 classrooms: 25. 1 lab, library, media center with Internet access. Student/teacher ratio: K – 23:1, 1st grade – 15:1, 2nd grade – 15:1, 3rd grade – 19:1, 4th grade – 32:1, 5th grade – 23:1, 6th grade – 26:1. Transiency rate: 25.4%. Did not make AYP, in need of improvement

Agnes Risley Elementary School: 1900 Sullivan Lane, Sparks 89431. Phone: 353-5760. Web site: www.washoe.k12.nv.us. Principal: Muriel Dickey. Traditional schedule. Grade levels: K-6. Enrollment: 510. Special populations: IEP 42 (8.2%), LEP: 313 (61.4%), FRL: 416 (81.6%). Per pupil expenditures (2007-08): Instruction $5,527 (65.4%), operations $1,220 (14.4%). 29 classrooms. 1 lab, library, media center with Internet access. Student/teacher ratio: K – 25:1, 1st grade – 20:1, 2nd grade – 15:1, 3rd grade – 18:1, 4th grade – 31:1, 5th grade – 23:1, 6th grade – 20:1. Transiency rate: 31.6%. Did not make AYP, in need of improvement.

Miguel Sepulveda Elementary School: 5075 Ion Drive, Sparks 89436. Phone: 626-5257. Web site: www.washoe.k12.nv.us. Principal: Kathleen Diesner. Year-round, multi-track schedule. Grade levels: K-6. Enrollment: 736. Special populations: IEP 114 (15.5%), LEP 121 (16.4%), FRL 140 (19%). Per pupil expenditures (2007-08): Instruction $4,288 (66%), operations $577 (8.9%). 28 classrooms. 1 lab, library, media center with Internet access. Student/teacher ratio: K – 21:1, 1st grade – 18:1, 2nd grade – 17:1, 3rd grade – 21:1, 4th grade – 26:1, 5th grade – 28:1, 6th grade – 25:1. Transiency rate: 28.6%. Did not make AYP, on watch.

Kate Smith Elementary School: 1925 F St., Sparks 89431. Phone: 353-5720. Web site: www.washoe.k12.nv.us. Principal: Richard Swanberg. Traditional schedule. Grade levels: K-6. Enrollment: 346. Special populations: IEP 40 (11.6%), LEP 204 (59%), FRL 290 (83.8%). Per pupil expenditures (2007-08): Instruction $6,344 (66.2%), operations $1,304 (13.6%). 17 classrooms. 1 lab, library, media center with Internet access. Student/teacher ratio: K – 24:1, 1st grade – 15:1, 2nd grade – 19:1, 3rd grade – 16:1, 4th grade – 25:1, 5th grade – 26:1, 6th grade – 19:1. Transiency rate: 37.6% Made AYP, in need of improvement.

Spanish Springs Elementary School: 100 Marilyn Mae Dr., Sparks 89441. Phone: 425-7710. Web site: http://www.washoe.k12.nv.us/spanishsprings/index.htm. Principal: Debbie O’Gorman. Year-round, multi-track schedule. Grade levels: K-6. nrollment: 850. Special populations: IEP 102 (12%), LEP 68 (8%), FRL 109 (12.8%). Per pupil expenditures (2007-08): Instruction $4,591 (66.5%), operations $1,404 (20.3%). 32 classrooms. 1 lab, library, media center with Internet access. Student/teacher ratio: K – 27:1, 1st grade – 18:1, 2nd grade – 19:1, 3rd grade – 21:1, 4th grade – 30:1, 5th grade – 26:1, 6th grade – 31:1. Transiency rate: 25.9%. Did not make AYP.

Alyce Taylor Elementary School: 252 Egyptian Drive, Sparks 89436. Phone: 425-7700. Web site: www.washoe.k12.nv.us/taylor. Principal: Alan Reeder. Year-round, multi-track schedule. Grade levels: K-12. Enrollment: 690. Special populations: IEP 98 (14.2%), LEP 31 (4.5%), FRL 76 (11%). Per pupil expenditures (2007-08): Instruction $4,866 (66.8%), operations $646 (8.9%). 27 classrooms. 1 lab, library, media center with Internet access. Student/teacher ratio: K – 30:1, 1st grade – 18:1, 2nd grade – 19:1, 3rd grade – 21:1, 4th grade - 27:1, 5th grade – 26:1, 6th grade – 29:1. Transiency rate: 23.6%. Made AYP.

Ed Van Gorder Elementary School: 7650 Campello Drive, Sparks 89436. Phone: 425-7722. Web site: www.washoe.k12.nv.us. Principal: Troy Parks. Year-round, multi-track schedule. Grade levels: K-6. Enrollment: 787. Special populations: IEP 93 (11.8%), LEP 21 (2.7%), FRL 40 (5.1%). Per pupil expenditures (2007-08): Instruction $4,725 (70.8%), operations $902 (13.5%). 33 classrooms. 1 lab, library, media center with Internet access. Student/teacher ratio: K – 26:1, 1st grade – 18:1, 2nd grade – 16:1, 3rd grade – 20:1, 4th grade – 23:1, 5th grade – 26:1, 6th grade – 31:1. Transiency rate: 21.4%. Made AYP

Jerry Whitehead Elementary School: 3570 Waterfall Drive, Sparks 89434. Phone: 626-5200. Web site: www.washoe.k12.nv.us. Principal: Nancy Maldonado. Traditional schedule. Grade levels: K-6. Enrollment: 451. Special populations: IEP 56 (12.4%), LEP 24 (5.3%), FRL 88 (19.5%). Per pupil expenditures (2007-08): Instruction $4,534 (66.4%), operations $1,181 (17.3%). Number of classrooms: 23. 1 lab, library, media center with Internet access. Student/teacher ratio: K – 21:1, 1st grade – 15:1, 2nd grade – 17:1, 3rd grade – 19:1, 4th grade – 23:1, 5th grade – 30:1, 6th grade – 20:1. Transiency: 16.2%. Made AYP. 

Middle Schools

George L. Dilworth Middle School: 255 Prater Way, Sparks 89431. Phone: 353-5740. Web site: www.washoe.k12.nv.us. Principal: Bruce Meissner.** Traditional schedule. Grade levels: 7-8. Enrollment: 652. Special populations: IEP 103 (15.8%), LEP 99 (15.2%), FRL 427 (65.5%). Per pupil expenditures (2007-08): Instruction $4,406 (59.5%), operations $1,477 (19.9%). 34 classrooms. 1 lab, library, media center with Internet access. Transiency rate: 29.2%. Did not make AYP

Lou Mendive Middle School: 1900 Whitewood Drive, Sparks 89434. Phone: 353-5990. Web site: www.washoe.k12.nv.us. Principal: Mary Green. Traditional schedule. Grade levels: 7-8. Enrollment: 1,038. Special populations: IEP 113 (10.9%), LEP 25 (2.4%), FRL 231 (22.3%). Per pupil expenditures (2007-08): Instruction $3,618 (59.9%), operations $1,240 (20.5%). 46 classrooms. 1 lab, library, media center with Internet access. Transiency rate: 15%. Did not make AYP, on watch.

Yvonne Shaw Middle School: 600 Eagle Canyon Drive, Sparks 89441. Phone: 425-7777. Web site: www.washoe.k12.nv.us. Principal: David Fullenwider. Traditional schedule. Grade levels: 7-8. Enrollment: 1,106. Special populations: IEP 129 (11.7%), LEP 22 (2%), FRL 131 (11.8%). Per pupil expenditures (2007-08): Instruction $3,855 (59.7%), operations $1,439 (22.3%). 42 classrooms. 1 lab, library, media center with Internet access. Transiency rate: 15.2%. Made AYP

Sparks Middle School: Address: 2275 18th St., Sparks 89431. Phone: 353-5770. Web site: www.washoe.k12.nv.us. Principal: Andrew Yoxsimer.Traditional schedule. Grade levels: 7-8. Enrollment: 721. Special populations: IEP 117 (16.2%), LEP 123 (17.1%), FRL 462 (64.1%). Per pupil expenditures (2007-08): Instruction $4,421 (60.3%), operations $1,480 (20.2%). 27 classrooms. 1 lab, library, media center with Internet access. Transiency rate: 25.2%. Made AYP.

High Schools

Edward C. Reed High School: 1350 Baring Blvd. Phone: 353-5700. Web site: www.washoe.k12.nv.us. Principal: Mary Vesco. Traditional schedule. Grade levels: 9-12. Enrollment: 2,387. Special populations: IEP 258 (10.8%), LEP 64 (2.7%), FRL: 393 (16.5%). Per pupil expenditures (2007-08): Instruction: $3,846 (63.1%), operations: $967 (15.9%). 106 classrooms. 1 labs, libraries, media centers with Internet access. Graduation rate (2008): 475 (86.2%). Dropout rate: 20 (.8%). Transiency rate: 20.4%. Did not make AYP, in need of improvement.

Spanish Springs High School: 1065 Eagle Canyon Drive, Sparks 89441. Phone: 425-7733. Web site: www.washoe.k12.nv.us. Principal: Tasha Fuson. Traditional schedule. Grade levels: 9-12. Enrollment: 2,269. Special populations: IEP 274 (12.1%), LEP: 77 (3.4%), FRL 398 (17.5%). Per pupil expenditures (2007-08): Instruction $3,605 (56.7%), operations $1,529 (24%). Number of classrooms: N/A. Number of labs, libraries, media centers with Internet access: N/A. Graduation rate (2008): 374 (83.9%). Dropout rate (2008): 49 (2.1%). Transiency rate: 19.1%. Did not make AYP, on watch.

Sparks High School: 820 15th St., Sparks 89431. Phone: 353-5550. Web site: www.washoe.k12.nv.us. Principal: Doug Parry. Traditional schedule. Grade levels: 9-12. Enrollment: 1,114. Special populations: IEP 181 (16.2%), LEP 141 (12.7%), FRL 544 (48.8%). Per pupil expenditures (2007-08): Instruction $1,033, operations: $1,395. 67 classrooms. 1 lab, library, media center with Internet access. Graduation rate (2008): 163 (72.5%). Dropout rate (2008): 30 (2.7%). Transiency rate: 29.8%. Made AYP.

Key

IEP – Students with disabilities

LEP – Students with limited English proficiency

FRL – Students qualifying for free and reduced lunch

N/A – Not available

* Due to a School Improvement Grant application requirement, current Bud Beasley Elementary School principal Susan Kehoe will be transferred to Glenn Duncan Elementary School.

**Due to a School Improvement Grant application requirement, current George Dilworth Middle School principal Bruce Meissner will be transferred to Clayton Middle School in Reno. Laura Petersen, principal from Lois Allen Elementary School in Sun Valley, will be Dilworth’s incoming principal.
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