Virgin Valley High School

820 Valley View Dr

Mesquite, NV 89027

Grades: 9-12

697 students

Virgin Valley High School serves 697 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 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%.
Virgin Valley High School operates within the Clark County School District.

Overview

The student population of 697 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 697 students
Virgin Valley High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Virgin Valley High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Virgin Valley High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 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 22:1 17:1
Virgin Valley High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Virgin Valley High School American Indian Students (1995-2013)
Asian
2%
6%
Virgin Valley High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
50%
39%
Virgin Valley High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
44%
37%
Virgin Valley High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
5%
Virgin Valley High School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Virgin Valley 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.
0.56 0.47
Virgin Valley 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.
40%
42%
Virgin Valley 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.
8%
7%
Virgin Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

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 Beaver Dam High 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MesquiteVirgin Valley Elementary School
    200 Woodbury Ln
    MesquiteNV 89027
    (702)346-5761
    1.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 658 students                      
  • MesquiteCharles Arthur Hughes Middle School
    550 Hafen Ln
    MesquiteNV 89027
    (702)346-3250
    2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 562 students                      
  • BunkervilleJoseph L Bowler Senior Elementary School
    851 Vincen Leavitt Ave
    BunkervilleNV 89007
    (702)346-1900
    5.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 543 students                      
  • LittlefieldBeaver Dam Elementary School
    3436 East Rio Virgin Rd
    LittlefieldAZ 86432
    (928)347-5486
    9.3 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 226 students                      
  • LittlefieldBeaver Dam High School
    3470 East Rio Virgin Rd
    LittlefieldAZ 86432
    (928)347-5486
    9.3 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 205 students                      

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