Aspire High School

1680 Bently Parkway South
Minden, NV 89423
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Aspire High School serves 68 students in grades 9-12.
Aspire High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 26%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 71% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 68 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 60-79% (Btm 50% in NV)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Aspire High School's student population of 68 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
68 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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School Rankings

Aspire High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 684 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Aspire High School is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NV)
Overall Testing Rank
#436 out of 684 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
26%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
16:1
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American Indian
7%
1%
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
21%
44%
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Black
n/a
12%
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White
62%
29%
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Hawaiian
n/a
2%
Two or more races
7%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.57
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Graduation Rate
60-79%
80%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
70%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Aspire High School's ranking?
Aspire High School is ranked #436 out of 684 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Nevada.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NV state average), while 21-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% NV state average).
What is the graduation rate of Aspire High School?
The graduation rate of Aspire High School is 60-79%, which is lower than the Nevada state average of 80%.
How many students attend Aspire High School?
68 students attend Aspire High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
62% of Aspire High School students are White, 21% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are American Indian, 7% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Asian.
What grades does Aspire High School offer ?
Aspire High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Aspire High School part of?
Aspire High School is part of Douglas County School District.

School Reviews

5   5/11/2018
Aspire Academy has helped me so much. All these teachers they help you, the actually give up there time when you need help they stay in at their break and lunch just to help you with the work you need help on.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Mariana

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 68 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 60-79% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

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