Douglas County High School

  • Douglas County High School serves 1,265 students in grades 10-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the NV average of 21:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 65%.
  • Douglas County High School operates within the Douglas County School District.
  • Douglas County School District's 68% graduation rate is equal to the NV state average of 68%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1265 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 10-12
Total Students 1,265 students
Douglas County High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Douglas County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
Douglas County High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Douglas County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.48 is more than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 21:1
Douglas County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
5%
1%
Douglas County High School American Indian Students (1990-2015)
Asian
1%
5%
Douglas County High School Asian Students (1994-2015)
Hispanic
18%
41%
Douglas County High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
n/a
10%
Douglas County High School Black Students (1991-2013)
White
70%
35%
Douglas County High School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Douglas County High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
6%
6%
Douglas County High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Douglas County High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NV All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.48 0.47
Douglas County High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
17%
45%
Douglas County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
7%
Douglas County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Douglas County School District's student population of 6,057 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 68% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,530 is higher than the state average of $9,191. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,972 is less than the state average of $11,068. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Douglas County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
9
Number of Students Managed 6,057 3,473
Douglas County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 68% 68%
Douglas County School District Graduation Rate (1993-2010)
District Total Revenue $65 MM $32 MM
Douglas County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $67 MM $38 MM
Douglas County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,530 $9,191
Douglas County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,972 $11,068
Douglas County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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