Biltmore Continuation High School

  • Biltmore Continuation High School serves 38 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-29% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 39%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 49%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Biltmore Continuation 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 66%.

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School Overview

  • Biltmore Continuation High School's student population of 38 students has declined by 58% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students38 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Biltmore Continuation High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 620 schools in Nevada (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 3:1 has decreased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Biltmore Continuation High School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Overall School Rank#555 out of 620 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio3:120:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
51%
42%
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Black
35%
10%
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White
10%
34%
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Two or more races
2%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Biltmore Continuation High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NV.
Diversity Score0.610.48
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Graduation Rate≤20%
75%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClark County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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I would recommend Biltmore Continuation High School. I was a student and graduated in 1980 and if I am not mistaken we were the first group graduates that wore cap and gowns. Although I cannot recall his name I will never forget the Principal during1979-1980. I was a student that was difficult to keep in School and if not for his patience and continuing encouragement of the principle I would have never graduated and when I passed the GED and could have left school he convinced me to stay and graduate as well. Sincerely , Doreen waldron
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