Desert Oasis High School

6600 W Erie Ave
Las Vegas, NV 89141
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
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Top 50%
Serving 3,337 students in grades 9-12, Desert Oasis High School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is equal to the Nevada state average of 26%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 42%).
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 71% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 3,337 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • : 89% (Top 50% in NV)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 26% (Top 50%)
  • : 50% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Desert Oasis High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for:

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Desert Oasis High School's student population of 3,337 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
3,337 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
110 teachers
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School Rankings

Desert Oasis High School ranks within the top 50% of all 684 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Desert Oasis High School is 0.79, which is more 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)
#237 out of 684 schools
(Top 50%)
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26%
26%
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50%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
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16:1
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American Indian
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1%
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Asian
16%
5%
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Hispanic
28%
44%
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Black
13%
12%
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White
28%
29%
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Hawaiian
3%
2%
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Two or more races
12%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.79
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89%
80%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
70%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
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 Desert Oasis High School's ranking?
Desert Oasis High School is ranked #237 out of 684 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Nevada.
What schools are Desert Oasis High School often compared to?
Desert Oasis High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Sierra Vista High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
26% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NV state average), while 50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% NV state average).
What is the graduation rate of Desert Oasis High School?
The graduation rate of Desert Oasis High School is 89%, which is higher than the Nevada state average of 80%.
How many students attend Desert Oasis High School?
3,337 students attend Desert Oasis High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
28% of Desert Oasis High School students are Hispanic, 28% of students are White, 16% of students are Asian, 13% of students are Black, 12% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Hawaiian.
What grades does Desert Oasis High School offer ?
Desert Oasis High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Desert Oasis High School part of?
Desert Oasis High School is part of Clark County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 3,337 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • : 89% (Top 50%)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 26% (Top 50%)
  • : 50% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

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