Virginia City High School

Virginia City High School serves 133 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NV average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 63%.
Virginia City High School operates within the Storey County School District.

Overview

The student population of 133 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 133 students
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 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 12:1 17:1
American Indian
3%
1%
Asian
1%
6%
Hispanic
10%
39%
White
81%
37%
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
4%
5%
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.
0.33 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.
n/a
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.
n/a 7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 416 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Storey County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
9
Number of Students Managed 416 3,501
Graduation Rate n/a% n/a
District Total Revenue $7 MM $36 MM
District Spending $10 MM $34 MM
District Revenue / Student $15,632 $14,943
District Spending / Student $22,205 $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 Dayton High School (6.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Virginia City Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hugh Gallagher Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Virginia CityHugh Gallagher Elementary School
    191 South D St
    Virginia CityNV 89440
    (775)847-0977
    0.7 mi | 139 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Virginia CityVirginia City Middle School
    127 South D St
    Virginia CityNV 89440
    (775)847-0980
    0.7 mi | 92 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • DaytonSutro Elementary School
    190 Dayton Village Parkway
    DaytonNV 89403
    (775)246-6270
    4 mi | 345 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • DaytonDayton Elementary School
    285 Dayton Valley Rd
    DaytonNV 89403
    (775)246-6262
    5.9 mi | 375 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • DaytonDayton Intermediate School
    2 Negative Reviews
    315 Dayton Valley Rd
    DaytonNV 89403
    (775)246-6250
    6 mi | 579 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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