Silver State High School

Tel: (775)883-7900
Grades 7-12
428 students
Silver State High School serves 428 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is equal to the NV average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 65%.
Silver State High School operates within the State-sponsored Charter s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 428 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 42% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 428 students
Silver State High School Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % Silver State High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Silver State High School Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade Silver State High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 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 21:1 21:1
Silver State High School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
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.
0.35 0.47
Silver State High School Diversity Score (2006-2014)
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.
27%
45%
Silver State High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2013-2014)
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.
11%
8%
Silver State High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2013-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,066 students has grown by 573% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $7,754 is less than the state average of $11,600. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $7,540 is less than the state average of $11,281. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name State-sponsored Charter s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
9
Number of Students Managed 16,066 1,349
State-sponsored Charter s School District Students Managed (2006-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 69%
District Total Revenue $40 MM $40 MM
District Spending $38 MM $38 MM
District Revenue / Student $7,754 $11,600
District Spending / Student $7,540 $11,281
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Pioneer (alternative) High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Carson Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edith West Fritsch Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Carson CityEdith West Fritsch Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 556 students504 Bath St
    Carson CityNV 89701
    (775)283-1400
    1.1KG-5556
  • Carson CityPioneer (alternative) High School
    Alternative School
    1 Negative Reviews
    1.4 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 177 students225 East Park St
    Carson CityNV 89701
    (775)283-1300
    1.49-12177
  • Carson CityMark Twain Elementary School
    1.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 585 students2111 Carriage Crest Dr
    Carson CityNV 89703
    (775)283-1000
    1.5PK-5585
  • Carson CityCarson City Montessori Charter School
    Charter School
    1.9 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 235 students2263 Mouton Dr
    Carson CityNV 89706
    (775)887-9500
    1.9KG-6235
  • Carson CityCarson High School
    1.9 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 2192 students1111 North Saliman
    Carson CityNV 89701
    (775)283-1600
    1.99-122192

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