Thurman White Middle School

Thurman White Middle School serves 1,429 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the NV average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 62%.
Thurman White Middle School operates within the Clark County School District.

Overview

The student population of 1429 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,429 students
Thurman White Middle School Total Students (1993-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Thurman White Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1993-2012)
Students by Grade Thurman White Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.73 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 27:1 17:1
Thurman White Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1993-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
6%
6%
Thurman White Middle School Asian (1993-2012)
Hispanic
35%
39%
Thurman White Middle School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
11%
10%
Thurman White Middle School Black (1993-2012)
White
36%
38%
Thurman White Middle School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Thurman White Middle School Sch Ethnicity Thurman White Middle 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.
0.73 0.76
Thurman White Middle School Diversity Score (1993-2012)
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.
49%
44%
Thurman White Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2012)
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%
Thurman White Middle 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)
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 Cowan Sunset Southeast High School (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Cowan Behavior J/shs (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cowan Behavior J/shs (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Las Vegas Cowan Sunset Southeast High School
    Alternative School
    5300 East Russell Rd
    Las Vegas , NV , 89122
    (702)799-6370
    Alternative School
    0.2  mi  |  91  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Las Vegas Cowan Behavior J/shs
    Alternative School
    5300 East Russell Rd
    Las Vegas , NV , 89122
    (702)799-6380
    Alternative School
    0.2  mi  |  67  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Henderson Harriet Treem Elementary School
    1698 Patrick Ln
    Henderson , NV , 89014
    (702)799-8760
    0.2  mi  |  799  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Henderson Jim Thorpe Elementary School
    1650 Patrick Ln
    Henderson , NV , 89014
    (702)799-0740
    0.3  mi  |  820  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Las Vegas Southeast Career Technical Academy
    Magnet School
    5710 Mountain Vista
    Las Vegas , NV , 89120
    (702)799-7500
    Magnet School
    0.6  mi  |  1747  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Henderson, 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 0.59, which is higher than the Nevada average of 0.49. The most diverse school in Henderson is Liberty High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Nevada or national school diversity statistics.