Earl Wooster High School

Earl Wooster High School serves 1,676 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the NV average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 62%.
Earl Wooster High School operates within the Washoe County School District.

Overview

The student population of 1676 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 77 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,676 students
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 77 teachers
Students by Grade Earl Wooster High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 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
Earl Wooster High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
8%
6%
Hispanic
50%
39%
Black
2%
10%
White
32%
38%
All Ethnic Groups Earl Wooster High School Sch Ethnicity Earl Wooster 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.
0.64 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.
31%
44%
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.
7%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 66,374 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Washoe County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
104
9
Number of Students Managed 66,374 2,386
Washoe County   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Washoe County   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2006)
District Total Revenue $648 MM $36 MM
Washoe County   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $671 MM $34 MM
Washoe County   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,901 $14,943
Washoe County   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,261 $14,309
Washoe 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 Academy Of Career Education Charter School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is E Otis Vaughn Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Roger Corbett Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • RenoRoger Corbett Elementary School
    1901 Villanova Dr
    RenoNV 89502
    (775)333-5180
    0.3 mi | 480 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • RenoEcho Loder Elementary School
    600 Apple St
    RenoNV 89502
    (775)689-2540
    0.5 mi | 539 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • RenoAcademy Of Career Education Charter School
    Charter School
    2800 Vassar St
    RenoNV 89502
    (775)324-3900
    Charter School

    0.6 mi | 179 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • RenoE Otis Vaughn Middle School
    1200 Bresson Ave
    RenoNV 89502
    (775)333-5160
    0.8 mi | 536 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • RenoBailey Charter School
    Charter School
    1090 Bresson Ave
    RenoNV 89502
    (775)323-6767
    Charter School

    0.9 mi | 263 students | Gr. KG-6                      

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Reno, 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 0.46, which is lower than the Nevada average of 0.49. The most diverse school in Reno is Hidden Valley Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Nevada or national school diversity statistics.