Tonopah High School

1250 South Main @ Tennant Ln

Tonopah, NV 89049

Tel: (775)482-3698
Grades: 9-12

159 students

Tonopah High School serves 159 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NV average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 62%.
Tonopah High School operates within the Nye County School District.

Overview

The student population of 159 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 159 students
Tonopah High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Students by Grade Tonopah High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 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 13:1 17:1
Tonopah High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Hispanic
12%
39%
White
85%
38%
All Ethnic Groups Tonopah High School Sch Ethnicity Tonopah 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.
0.27 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.
24%
44%
Tonopah High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2013)
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.
5%
7%
Tonopah High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,137 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Nye County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
9
Number of Students Managed 6,137 2,386
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Nye County   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2006)
District Total Revenue $77 MM $36 MM
Nye County   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $80 MM $34 MM
Nye County   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,133 $14,943
Nye County   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,554 $14,309
Nye County   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Round Mountain High School (44.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tonopah Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tonopah Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • TonopahTonopah Elementary School
    1220 Idaho Circle
    TonopahNV 89049
    (775)482-6644
    0.9 mi | 178 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • TonopahTonopah Middle School
    1220 Idaho Circle
    TonopahNV 89049
    (775)482-6644
    0.9 mi | 76 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • GoldfieldGoldfield Elementary School
    5th And Ramsey
    GoldfieldNV 89013
    (775)485-3215
    24.2 mi | 18 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • Silver PeakSilver Peak Elementary School
    500 Galena St
    Silver PeakNV 89047
    (775)937-2261
    30.9 mi | 13 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • Round MountainRound Mountain Middle School
    61 Hadley Circle
    Round MountainNV 89045
    (775)377-2690
    44.2 mi | 58 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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Did You Know?
Nye County, 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 0.42, which is lower than the Nevada average of 0.47. The most diverse school district in Nye County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Nevada or national school diversity statistics.