Desert Oasis High School

Desert Oasis High School serves 2,351 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the NV average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 65%.
Desert Oasis 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 2351 students has grown by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 95 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,351 students
Desert Oasis High School Total Students (2009-2014)
Gender % Desert Oasis High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
Desert Oasis High School Total Teachers (2009-2014)
Students by Grade Desert Oasis High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.76 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 25:1 21:1
Desert Oasis High School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2014)
Asian
17%
6%
Desert Oasis High School Asian Students (2009-2013)
Hispanic
25%
41%
Desert Oasis High School Black Students (2009-2013)
Black
12%
10%
Desert Oasis High School Black Students (2009-2013)
White
37%
35%
Desert Oasis High School White Students (2009-2013)
Hawaiian
2%
1%
Desert Oasis High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
7%
6%
Desert Oasis High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.76 0.47
Desert Oasis High School Diversity Score (2009-2014)
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.
22%
45%
Desert Oasis High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2014)
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.
7%
8%
Desert Oasis High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2014)

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 Southwest Career And Techinical Academy (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lois & Jerry Tarkanian Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Charles & Phyllis Frias Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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