Sierra Vista High School

Sierra Vista High School serves 2,225 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the NV average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 63%.
Sierra Vista High School operates within the Clark County School District.

Overview

The student population of 2225 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 78 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,225 students
Sierra Vista High School Total Students (2002-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 78 teachers
Sierra Vista High School Total Classroom Teachers (2002-2013)
Students by Grade Sierra Vista High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.79 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 29:1 17:1
Sierra Vista High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2002-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Sierra Vista High School American Indian (2002-2013)
Asian
17%
6%
Sierra Vista High School Asian (2002-2013)
Hispanic
26%
39%
Sierra Vista High School Hispanic (2002-2013)
Black
14%
10%
Sierra Vista High School Black (2002-2013)
White
30%
37%
Sierra Vista High School White (2002-2013)
Hawaiian
3%
1%
Sierra Vista High School Hawaiian (2009-2013)
Two or more races
9%
5%
Sierra Vista High School Two or more races (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Sierra Vista High School Sch Ethnicity Sierra Vista 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.
0.79 0.47
Sierra Vista High School Diversity Score (2002-2013)
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.
27%
42%
Sierra Vista High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2013)
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%
Sierra Vista High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 343,906 students has grown by 9% over five years.
School District Name Clark County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
372
9
Number of Students Managed 343,906 3,512
Clark County   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate n/a% n/a
Clark County   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2006)
District Total Revenue $3,179 MM n/a
Clark County   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $3,291 MM n/a
Clark County   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,164 $0
Clark County   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,521 $0
Clark County   School 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 Southwest Career And Techinical Academy (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lawrence & Heidi Canarelli Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Judith D Steele Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Las VegasJudith D Steele Elementary School
    6995 West Eldorado Ln
    Las VegasNV 89113
    (702)799-2201
    1.3 mi | 869 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Las VegasSouthwest Career And Techinical Academy
    Magnet School
    7050 West Shelbourne Av
    Las VegasNV 89113
    (702)799-5766
    Magnet School

    1.4 mi | 1498 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Las VegasWayne N Tanaka Elementary School
    9135 West Maule Ave
    Las VegasNV 89148
    (702)799-2504
    1.6 mi | 977 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Las VegasLawrence & Heidi Canarelli Middle School
    7808 South Torrey Pines Dr
    Las VegasNV 89139
    (702)799-1340
    1.9 mi | 1838 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Las VegasMark L Fine Elementary School
    6635 West Cougar Ave
    Las VegasNV 89139
    (702)799-6882
    2 mi | 903 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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