Spanish Springs High School

Spanish Springs High School serves 2,408 students in grades 9-12.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 62%.
Spanish Springs High School operates within the Washoe County School District.

Overview

The student population of 2408 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,408 students
Spanish Springs High School Total Students (2002-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Spanish Springs High School Total Classroom Teachers (2002-2013)
Students by Grade Spanish Springs High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of : has increased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 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 n/a 17:1
Spanish Springs High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2002-2013)
American Indian
3%
1%
Asian
2%
6%
Hispanic
25%
39%
Black
2%
10%
White
63%
38%
All Ethnic Groups Spanish Springs High School Sch Ethnicity Spanish Springs 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.
0.54 0.47
Spanish Springs 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.
18%
44%
Spanish Springs High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2013)
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.
5%
7%
Spanish Springs High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

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 North Valleys High School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Yvonne Shaw Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jesse Hall Elementery School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SparksYvonne Shaw Middle School
    600 Eagle Canyon Dr
    SparksNV 89436
    (775)425-7777
    0.3 mi | 1168 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • SparksJesse Hall Elementery School
    185 Shelby Dr
    SparksNV 89436
    (775)425-7755
    0.9 mi | 615 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • SparksAlyce Savage Taylor Elementary School
    252 Egyptian Way
    SparksNV 89431
    (775)425-7700
    1 mi | 644 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • SparksSpanish Springs Elementary School
    100 Marilyn Mae Dr
    SparksNV 89436
    (775)425-7710
    1.9 mi | 786 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • SparksVan Gorder Elementary School
    7650 Campello Dr
    SparksNV 89436
    (775)425-7722
    3.1 mi | 890 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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Sparks, 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 0.56, which is higher than the Nevada average of 0.49. The most diverse school in Sparks is Nv Leadership Academy Charter. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Nevada or national school diversity statistics.