Silver State High School

3719 North Carson St

Carson City, NV 89706

Tel: (775)883-7900
Grades: 7-12

431 students

Silver State High School serves 431 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the NV average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 62%.
Silver State High School operates within the State-sponsored Charter s School District.

Overview

The student population of 431 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 33% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 431 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Students by Grade Silver State High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 31:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is less 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 22:1 17:1
American Indian
3%
1%
Hispanic
17%
39%
White
74%
38%
All Ethnic Groups Silver State High School Sch Ethnicity Silver State High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.42 0.47
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.
n/a 44%
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.
n/a 7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,275 students has grown by 372% over five years.
School District Name State-sponsored Charter s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
9
Number of Students Managed 11,275 2,386
State-sponsored Charter s School District Number of Students Managed (2006-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a% n/a
District Total Revenue n/a $36 MM
District Spending n/a $34 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $14,943
District Spending / Student n/a $14,309
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pioneer (alternative) High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Carson Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edith West Fritsch Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Carson CityEdith West Fritsch Elementary School
    504 Bath St
    Carson CityNV 89701
    (775)283-1400
    1.1 mi | 576 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Carson CityPioneer (alternative) High School
    Alternative School
    225 East Park St
    Carson CityNV 89701
    (775)283-1300
    Alternative School

    1.4 mi | 165 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Carson CityMark Twain Elementary School
    2111 Carriage Crest Dr
    Carson CityNV 89703
    (775)283-1000
    1.5 mi | 533 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Carson CityCarson Middle School
    1140 West King St
    Carson CityNV 89701
    (775)283-2800
    1.9 mi | 1175 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Carson CityCarson City Montessori Charter School
    Charter School
    2263 Mouton Dr
    Carson CityNV 89706
    (775)887-9500
    Charter School

    1.9 mi | 210 students | Gr. KG-6                      

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Did You Know?
Carson City, NV public schools have a 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. of 0.15, which is lower than the Nevada average of 0.49. The most diverse school in Carson City is Grace Bordewich Mildred Bray Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Nevada or national school diversity statistics.