Clark County Detention Center

  • Clark County Detention Center serves 59 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Clark County Detention Center placed in the top 30% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 68% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Clark County Detention Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for:

School Overview

  • Clark County Detention Center's student population of 59 students has grown by 156% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students59 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (06-07)5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Clark County Detention Center is ranked within the top 30% of all 660 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Clark County Detention Center is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Overall Testing Rank#180 out of 660 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Clark County Detention Center and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nevada by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a20:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
41%
43%
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Black
49%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Clark County Detention Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
3%
32%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Clark County Detention Center and the percentage of White public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Clark County Detention Center and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Clark County Detention Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NV.
Diversity Score0.590.70
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Graduation Rate≤10%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Clark County Detention Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nevada by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClark County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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