Pathways High (alternative)

484 South West St,

Pahrump, NV, 89048

Tel: (775)751-6822
Grades: 9-12

128 students

Pathways High (alternative) serves 128 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 64:1 is higher than the NV average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 62%.
Pathways High (alternative) operates within the Nye County School District.

Overview

The student population of 128 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 128 students
Pathways High (alternative) Total Students (2003-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Pathways High (alternative) Total Classroom Teachers (2003-2012)
Students by Grade Pathways High (alternative) Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 64:1 has decreased from 67:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.34 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 64:1 17:1
Pathways High (alternative) Student : Teacher Ratio (2003-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Pathways High (alternative) American Indian (2007-2012)
Asian
n/a
6%
Pathways High (alternative) Asian (2007-2011)
Hispanic
13%
39%
Pathways High (alternative) Hispanic (2003-2012)
Black
3%
10%
Pathways High (alternative) Black (2003-2012)
White
80%
38%
Pathways High (alternative) White (2003-2012)
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.
0.34 0.69
Pathways High (alternative) Diversity Score (2003-2012)
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.
n/a
44%
Pathways High (alternative) Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2010)
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%
Pathways High (alternative) Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2010)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,137 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Nye County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
9
Number of Students Managed 6,137 3,436
Nye County   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Nye County   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2006)
District Total Revenue $77 MM $36 MM
Nye County   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $80 MM $34 MM
Nye County   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,133 $14,943
Nye County   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,554 $14,309
Nye 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 Pahrump Valley High School (1.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pathways Middle School (alternative) (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Manse Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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