Burk Horizon Southwest Sunset High School

4560 West Harmon Ave,

Las Vegas, NV, 89103-6619

Tel: (702)799-8150
Grades: 9-12

199 students

Burk Horizon Southwest Sunset High School serves 199 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the NV average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 62%.
Burk Horizon Southwest Sunset High School operates within the Clark County School District.

Overview

The student population of 199 students has declined by 26% over five years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 199 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has increased by 10% over five years.
This School (NV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
17:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
6%
Hispanic
68%
39%
Black
14%
10%
White
13%
38%
Unknown
3%
6%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.51
0.69
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 61%
44%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
4%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 312,892 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Clark County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
363
n/a
Number of Students Managed 312,892
n/a
Graduation Rate n/a
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Southwest Behavior J/shs (1.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is James Cashman Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Joseph E Thiriot Elementary School (1 miles away)
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