Basic High School

Basic High School serves 2,286 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the NV average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 63%.
Basic High School operates within the Clark County School District.

Overview

The student population of 2286 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 96 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,286 students
Basic High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 96 teachers
Basic High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Basic High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 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 24:1 17:1
Basic High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Basic High School American Indian Students (1988-2013)
Asian
5%
6%
Basic High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
32%
39%
Basic High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
12%
10%
Basic High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
44%
37%
Basic High School White Students (1988-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Basic High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
5%
5%
Basic High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Basic High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NV All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.69 0.47
Basic High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
38%
42%
Basic High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2013)
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.
6%
7%
Basic High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2013)

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
Clark County   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate n/a% n/a
Clark County   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2006)
District Total Revenue $3,179 MM $36 MM
Clark County   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $3,291 MM $34 MM
Clark County   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,164 $14,943
Clark County   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,521 $14,309
Clark County   School District 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 Nevada State High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lyal Burkholder Junior High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Robert L Taylor Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HendersonRobert L Taylor Elementary School
    144 Westminster Way
    HendersonNV 89015
    (702)799-8950
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 517 students                      
  • HendersonNevada State High School
    Charter School
    233 North Stephanie St
    HendersonNV 89074
    (702)953-2600
    Charter School

    1 mi | Gr. 11-12 | 226 students                      
  • HendersonGordon Mccaw Elementary School
    330 Tin St
    HendersonNV 89015
    (702)799-8930
    1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 554 students                      
  • HendersonLyal Burkholder Junior High School
    355 West Van Wagenen
    HendersonNV 89015
    (702)799-8080
    1.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 756 students                      
  • HendersonC T Sewell Elementary School
    700 East Lake Mead Dr
    HendersonNV 89015
    (702)799-8940
    1.2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 711 students                      

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