Desert Willow J-shs serves 16 students in grades 6-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 58%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-79% (which is approximately equal to the Nevada state average of 66%) for the 2013-14 school year.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 70% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 16 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Btm 50% in NV)
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

School Overview

Desert Willow J-shs's student population of 16 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students
16 students
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n/a
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Desert Willow J-shs is 0.75, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NV)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
21-39%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
60-79%
66%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
18:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
19%
44%
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Black
31%
12%
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White
25%
30%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
25%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.75
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Graduation Rate
<50%
83%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
71%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
9%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 16 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Btm 50%)
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

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