John Tartan Elementary School

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3030 E Tropical Pkwy

North Las Vegas, NV 89081

(702) 799-4701

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 672

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

20 Parent Reviews for John Tartan Elementary School

Upon my daughter entering kindergarden things were rocky and I didn't like this school at all. I had to deal with one rude staff member in the front office. I love the teachers and staff. If you care and invest in your childs education and get involved there should be no problems. Yes theres kids ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/25/13

This school has teachers who care, and it is a nice clean school. My kids have enjoyed going there this past year, and their reading and math is improving.

Posted by a parent on 08/10/13

This school is run about as poorly as you could run one. The principal is rarely available if she is on the property at all. Not all, but many of the front office staff are rude. play ground supervision is poor.

Posted by a parent on 04/02/13

I am appalled this school and the principal employ a teachers aide named Elizabeth Gaeta. She is a rude young girl who doesn't respect parents or the children she is suppose to be caring for. I have seen her yell at a little boy for not walking fast enough for her liking. I have also been told by other ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/30/13

I had my Daughter enrolled in this school 2010 and 2011. The teachers have no concern for safety within the black top. - I have found several times where my daughters class room was left outside in the heat because the current teacher was in a parent teacher conference. " At least send someone to get ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/28/11

This school is getting a bad rap that it does not deserve. There are many great teachers and the principal is actually quite caring. There are a lot of opportunities for children to shine. The pricipal allows parents to be as involved as they want to be. People want to blame the school for their ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/24/11

I would just like Tartan Elem. School to update its official website. I can't hear update report from teacher about my son's development in the school often, I am just relying on its website that I could get update on the school activities, events etc.

Posted by a parent on 08/03/10

I was told by the teacher and Asst Principal that they don't give out homework, because they want them to be kids and "it doesn't get turned back in". plus, they won't let the kids bring home books; might get lost. Can't the books be numbered and signed out at beginning of yr and you are responsible ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/25/10

My daughter is in the fifth grade and she doesn t get any Homework at all. She is not going to be ready for the 6th grade. This school is below average. I really hate they we had to go through 4 years of inadequacy. The only good teacher I have experienced was Ms. Jessica Graham. She really motivated ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/14/10

I have noticed several times when I took my son in Tartan, The teachers and Principal were not reall devoted to guide parents, traffic to proper places. Some were there outside, but just observing and standing. ABOUT HOMEWORK, the teacher doesn't give enough homework. Most of the time, none. No ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/26/09

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Test scores for John Tartan Elementary School

CRT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
John Tartan Elementary School
Clark County School District
* 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.

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North Las Vegas schools — John Tartan Elementary School is located at 3030 E Tropical Pkwy, North Las Vegas NV 89081. 3030 E Tropical Pkwy is in the 89081 ZIP code in North Las Vegas, NV The school district for John Tartan Elementary School is the Clark County School District. John Tartan Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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