Las Vegas High School

Las Vegas High School serves 3,005 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the NV average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 65%.
Las Vegas 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 3005 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 119 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 3,005 students
Las Vegas High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Las Vegas High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 119 teachers
Las Vegas High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Las Vegas High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 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
Las Vegas High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
7%
6%
Las Vegas High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
66%
41%
Las Vegas High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
9%
10%
Las Vegas High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
14%
35%
Las Vegas High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
4%
6%
Las Vegas 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.
0.54 0.47
Las Vegas 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.
48%
45%
Las Vegas 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.
9%
8%
Las Vegas 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 East Career Technical Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kathleen & Tim Harney Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dan Goldfarb Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Las VegasEast Career Technical AcademyMagnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1789 students
    0.6 miles
    6705 Vegas Valley Dr
    Las VegasNV 89142
    (702)799-8888
    0.69-121789
  • Las VegasDan Goldfarb Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 763 students
    0.7 miles
    1651 Orchard Valley Dr
    Las VegasNV 89142
    (702)799-1550
    0.7PK-5763
  • Las VegasKathleen & Tim Harney Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1833 students
    0.8 miles
    1580 South Hollywood Blvd
    Las VegasNV 89142
    (702)799-3240
    0.86-81833
  • Las VegasJohn F Mendoza Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 806 students
    0.9 miles
    2000 South Sloan Ln
    Las VegasNV 89142
    (702)799-8680
    0.9PK-5806
  • Las VegasMervin Iverson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 816 students
    0.9 miles
    1575 South Hollywood Blvd
    Las VegasNV 89142
    (702)799-7260
    0.9PK-5816

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