Cowan Sunset Southeast High School

  • Cowan Sunset Southeast High School serves 56 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Cowan Sunset Southeast High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 67%.

Top Placements

Cowan Sunset Southeast High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for:

School Overview

  • Cowan Sunset Southeast High School's student population of 56 students has declined by 35% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has declined by 92% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students56 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cowan Sunset Southeast High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 622 schools in Nevada (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The diversity score of Cowan Sunset Southeast High School is 0.67, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Overall School Rank#214 out of 622 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a20:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
40%
42%
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Black
5%
11%
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White
40%
33%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
9%
6%
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Diversity Score0.670.70
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Graduation Rate21-39%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClark County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Cowan Sunset Southeast High School is Cowan Academic Center (0.0 miles away)
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