Virgin Valley High School

820 Valley View Dr,

Mesquite, NV, 89027

Tel: (702)346-2780
Grades: 9-12

696 students

Virgin Valley High School serves 696 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the NV average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 62%.
Virgin Valley High School operates within the Clark County School District.

Overview

The student population of 696 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 696 students
Virgin Valley High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Virgin Valley High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Virgin Valley High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is less than the state average of 0.76. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 17:1
Virgin Valley High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
6%
Virgin Valley High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
45%
39%
Virgin Valley High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
10%
Virgin Valley High School Black (2006-2012)
White
48%
38%
Virgin Valley High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Virgin Valley High School Sch Ethnicity Virgin Valley 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.
0.57 0.76
Virgin Valley High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
47%
44%
Virgin Valley High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2012)
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.
12%
7%
Virgin Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 312,892 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Clark County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
363
9
Number of Students Managed 312,892 2,386
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 Beaver Dam Elementary School (9.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Charles Arthur Hughes Middle School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Virgin Valley Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
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Did You Know?
Clark 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 0.55, which is lower than the Nevada average of 0.76. The most diverse school district in Clark County is Arkadelphia School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Nevada or national school diversity statistics.