Indian Springs High School

Tel: (702)799-0932
Grades: 9-12

85 students

Indian Springs High School serves 85 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the NV average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 62%.
Indian Springs High School operates within the Clark County School District.

Overview

The student population of 85 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 85 students
Indian Springs High School Total Students (2008-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Indian Springs High School Total Classroom Teachers (2008-2012)
Students by Grade Indian Springs High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 8:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1 17:1
Indian Springs High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2008-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Indian Springs High School American Indian (2008-2012)
Asian
2%
6%
Indian Springs High School Asian (2008-2012)
Hispanic
16%
39%
Indian Springs High School Hispanic (2008-2012)
Black
1%
10%
Indian Springs High School Black (2008-2012)
White
72%
38%
Indian Springs High School White (2008-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Indian Springs High School Sch Ethnicity Indian Springs 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.
0.45 0.69
Indian Springs High School Diversity Score (2008-2012)
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%
44%
Indian Springs High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2012)
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%
Indian Springs High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 340,019 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School District Name Clark County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
363
9
Number of Students Managed 340,019 3,436
Clark County   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
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 Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $3,291 MM $34 MM
Clark County   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,164 $14,943
Clark County   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,521 $14,309
Clark County   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Peterson Behavior Jr/sr High School (28.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Indian Springs Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Indian Springs Elementary School (0 miles away)
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