Virginia City High School

Virginia City High School serves 121 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NV average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 65%.
Virginia City High School operates within the Storey County School District.
Storey County School District's 76% graduation rate is higher than the NV state average of 69%.

School Overview

The student population of 121 students has declined by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 121 students
Virginia City High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Virginia City High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Virginia City High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Virginia City High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 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 10:1 21:1
Virginia City High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
4%
1%
Virginia City High School American Indian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
10%
41%
Virginia City High School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
2%
10%
Virginia City High School Black Students (1993-2014)
White
76%
35%
Virginia City High School White Students (1989-2014)
Hawaiian
3%
1%
Virginia City High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
5%
6%
Virginia City High School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2014)
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.
0.41 0.47
Virginia City High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
n/a
45%
Virginia City High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2013)
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.
n/a
8%
Virginia City High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

Storey County School District's student population of 398 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 92% over five years.
The revenue/student of $17,266 is higher than the state average of $11,600. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $17,362 is higher than the state average of $11,281. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Storey County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
9
Number of Students Managed 398 1,349
Storey County   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 76% 69%
Storey County   School District Graduation Rate (1993-2014)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $40 MM
Storey County   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $8 MM $38 MM
Storey County   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,266 $11,600
Storey County   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,362 $11,281
Storey County   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Dayton High School (6.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Virginia City Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hugh Gallagher Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Virginia CityHugh Gallagher Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 138 students
    0.7 miles
    191 South D St
    Virginia CityNV 89440
    (775)847-0977
    0.7PK-5138
  • Virginia CityVirginia City Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 88 students
    0.7 miles
    127 South D St
    Virginia CityNV 89440
    (775)847-0980
    0.76-888
  • DaytonSutro Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 430 students
    4 miles
    190 Dayton Village Parkway
    DaytonNV 89403
    (775)246-6270
    4PK-6430
  • DaytonDayton Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 459 students
    5.9 miles
    285 Dayton Valley Rd
    DaytonNV 89403
    (775)246-6262
    5.9PK-6459
  • DaytonDayton Intermediate School
    Grades: 7-8 | 382 students
    6 miles
    315 Dayton Valley Rd
    DaytonNV 89403
    (775)246-6250
    67-8382

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