Desert Oasis High School

Desert Oasis High School serves 2,231 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the NV average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 63%.
Desert Oasis High School operates within the Clark County School District.

Overview

The student population of 2231 students has grown by 45% over five years.
The teacher population of 83 teachers has grown by 29% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,231 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 83 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 25:1 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 27:1 17:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
15%
6%
Hispanic
24%
39%
Black
13%
10%
White
38%
37%
Hawaiian
2%
1%
Two or more races
7%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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
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.
23%
42%
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%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 342,488 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,164 is less than the state average of $14,943. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,521 is less than the state average of $14,309. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Clark County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
372
9
Number of Students Managed 342,488 3,501
Graduation Rate n/a% n/a
District Total Revenue $3,179 MM $36 MM
District Spending $3,291 MM $34 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,164 $14,943
District Spending / Student $10,521 $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 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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  • Las VegasCharles & Phyllis Frias Elementary School
    5800 Broken Top Ave
    Las VegasNV 89141
    (702)799-2298
    0.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 795 students                      
  • Las VegasEvelyn Stuckey Elementary School
    4905 Chartan Av
    Las VegasNV 89141
    (702)799-2274
    1.2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 877 students                      
  • Las VegasLois & Jerry Tarkanian Middle School
    5800 West Pyle Ave
    Las VegasNV 89141
    (702)799-6801
    1.4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1470 students                      
  • Las VegasAldeane Comito Ries Elementary School
    9805 South Lindell Rd
    Las VegasNV 89141
    (702)799-1240
    1.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 970 students                      
  • Las VegasCarolyn S Reedom Elementary School
    10025 Rumrill St
    Las VegasNV 89178
    (702)799-5702
    2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 1104 students                      

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