Earl Wooster High School

  • Earl Wooster High School serves 1,734 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the NV average of 21:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 65%.
  • Earl Wooster High School operates within the Washoe County School District.
  • Washoe County School District's 54% graduation rate is lower than the NV state average of 68%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1734 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 85 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,734 students
Earl Wooster High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Earl Wooster High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 85 teachers
Earl Wooster High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Earl Wooster High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.62 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 20:1 21:1
Earl Wooster High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
1%
1%
Earl Wooster High School American Indian Students (1990-2015)
Asian
8%
5%
Earl Wooster High School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
55%
41%
Earl Wooster High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
3%
10%
Earl Wooster High School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
28%
35%
Earl Wooster High School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Earl Wooster High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
5%
6%
Earl Wooster High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Earl Wooster 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.
0.62 0.47
Earl Wooster 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.
38%
45%
Earl Wooster High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
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.
7%
7%
Earl Wooster High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Washoe County School District's student population of 65,491 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 54% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,451 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 $9,333 is less than the state average of $11,068. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name Washoe County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
106
9
Number of Students Managed 65,491 3,473
Washoe County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 54% 68%
Washoe County School District Graduation Rate (1993-2010)
District Total Revenue $620 MM $32 MM
Washoe County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $612 MM $38 MM
Washoe County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,451 $9,191
Washoe County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,333 $11,068
Washoe 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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