Basic High School

Basic High School serves 2,251 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the NV average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 65%.
Basic High School operates within the Clark County School District.
Clark County School District's 56% graduation rate is lower than the NV state average of 69%.

School Overview

The student population of 2251 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 98 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,251 students
Basic High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Basic High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 98 teachers
Basic High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Basic High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 21:1
Basic High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Basic High School American Indian Students (1989-2014)
Asian
4%
6%
Basic High School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
32%
41%
Basic High School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
11%
10%
Basic High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
44%
35%
Basic High School White Students (1989-2014)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Basic High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
7%
6%
Basic High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.69 0.47
Basic High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
42%
45%
Basic High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
8%
Basic High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2014)

District Comparison

Clark County School District's student population of 320,532 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 56% has decreased from 92% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,893 in this district is less than the state average of $11,600. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,943 is less than the state average of $11,281. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Clark County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
376
9
Number of Students Managed 320,532 1,349
Clark County   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 56% 69%
Clark County   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2014)
District Total Revenue $3,038 MM $40 MM
Clark County   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $3,053 MM $38 MM
Clark County   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,893 $11,600
Clark County   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,943 $11,281
Clark County   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Nevada State High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lyal Burkholder Junior High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Robert L Taylor Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • HendersonRobert L Taylor Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 521 students
    0.5 miles
    144 Westminster Way
    HendersonNV 89015
    (702)799-8950
    0.5PK-5521
  • HendersonGordon Mccaw Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 541 students
    1 miles
    330 Tin St
    HendersonNV 89015
    (702)799-8930
    1PK-5541
  • HendersonNevada State High SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 11-12 | 279 students
    1 miles
    233 North Stephanie St
    HendersonNV 89074
    (702)953-2600
    111-12279
  • HendersonLyal Burkholder Junior High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 759 students
    1.1 miles
    355 West Van Wagenen
    HendersonNV 89015
    (702)799-8080
    1.16-8759
  • HendersonC T Sewell Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 773 students
    1.2 miles
    700 East Lake Mead Dr
    HendersonNV 89015
    (702)799-8940
    1.2PK-5773

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