Reno High School

Reno High School serves 1,654 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the NV average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 62%.
Reno High School operates within the Washoe County School District.

Overview

The student population of 1654 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 71 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,654 students
Reno High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 71 teachers
Reno High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Reno High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 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 23:1 17:1
Reno High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Reno High School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
4%
6%
Reno High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
15%
39%
Reno High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
10%
Reno High School Black (1988-2012)
White
71%
38%
Reno High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Reno High School Sch Ethnicity Reno 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.
0.47 0.76
Reno High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
13%
44%
Reno High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
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.
2%
7%
Reno High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

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 3,447
Washoe County   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Washoe County   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2006)
District Total Revenue $648 MM n/a
Washoe County   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $671 MM n/a
Washoe County   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,901 $0
Washoe County   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,261 $0
Washoe 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 Washoe Innovations Academy (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Washoe Innovations Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mount Rose Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Reno Washoe Innovations Academy
    Alternative School
    Magnet School
    777 West 2nd St
    Reno , NV , 89509
    (775)333-5150
    Alternative School
    Magnet School
    0.5  mi  |  714  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Reno Mount Rose Elementary School
    915 Lander St
    Reno , NV , 89509
    (775)333-5030
    0.6  mi  |  346  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Reno Hunter Lake Elementary School
    909 Hunter Lake Dr
    Reno , NV , 89509
    (775)333-5040
    0.7  mi  |  355  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Reno Washoe Wolf Elementary School
    Alternative School
    785 West 6th St
    Reno , NV , 89503
    (775)333-6100
    Alternative School
    0.9  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Reno Jessie Beck Elementary School
    1900 Sharon Way
    Reno , NV , 89509
    (775)689-2520
    0.9  mi  |  537  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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Did You Know?
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 0.64, which is higher 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.