Desert Pines High School

Desert Pines High School serves 2,217 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the NV average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 63%.
Desert Pines High School operates within the Clark County School District.

Overview

The student population of 2217 students has declined by 24% over five years.
The teacher population of 95 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,217 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less 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 23:1 17:1
Asian
2%
6%
Hispanic
80%
39%
Black
11%
10%
White
7%
37%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.35 0.47
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.
63%
42%
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.
4%
7%

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
Graduation Rate n/a% n/a
District Total Revenue $3,179 MM $36 MM
District Spending $3,291 MM $34 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,164 $14,943
District Spending / Student $10,521 $14,309
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 Global Community High School At Morris Hall (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Morris Behavior Jr/sr High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Morris Behavior Jr/sr High School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Las VegasGlobal Community High School At Morris Hall
    Alternative School
    3801 East Washington Ave
    Las VegasNV 89110
    (702)799-8850
    Alternative School

    0.2 mi | Gr. 8-12 | 250 students                      
  • Las VegasMorris Behavior Jr/sr High School
    Alternative School
    3801 East Washington Ave
    Las VegasNV 89110
    (702)799-8850
    Alternative School

    0.2 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 77 students                      
  • Las VegasMorris Sunset East High School
    Alternative School
    3801 East Washington Ave
    Las VegasNV 89110
    (702)799-8880
    Alternative School

    0.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 63 students                      
  • Las VegasOran K Gragson Elementary School
    555 North Honolulu
    Las VegasNV 89110
    (702)799-7330
    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 855 students                      
  • Las VegasJuvenile Detention
    Alternative School
    701 North Pecos Rd
    Las VegasNV 89101
    (702)455-5230
    Alternative School

    0.4 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 83 students                      

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