Ed W Clark High School

  • Ed W Clark High School serves 3,138 students in grades 9-13.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 56% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 39%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 58% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 49%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Ed W Clark High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 66%.
  • Ed W Clark High School operates within the Clark County School District.
  • Clark County School District's 75% graduation rate is higher than the Nevada state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Ed W Clark High School's student population of 3138 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 133 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-13
Total Students3,138 students
Ed W Clark High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Ed W Clark High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers133 teachers
Ed W Clark High School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeEd W Clark High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Ed W Clark High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 620 schools in Nevada (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ed W Clark High School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
39%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
49%
Student : Teacher Ratio24:120:1
Ed W Clark High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Ed W Clark High School American Indian Students (1996-2007)
Asian
18%
5%
Ed W Clark High School Asian Students (1988-2016)
Hispanic
55%
42%
Ed W Clark High School Black Students (1988-2016)
Black
10%
10%
Ed W Clark High School Black Students (1988-2016)
White
13%
34%
Ed W Clark High School White Students (1988-2016)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Ed W Clark High School Hawaiian Students (2011-2016)
Two or more races
3%
6%
Ed W Clark High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsEd W Clark High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNV All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.640.47
Ed W Clark High School Diversity Score (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate
81%
72%
Ed W Clark High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
49%
Ed W Clark High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
Ed W Clark High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Ed W Clark High School is Clark County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 18 school districts in Nevada (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Clark County School District's student population of 325,990 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 75% has increased from 59% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,590 in this district is less than the state average of $10,799. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,638 is less than the state average of $10,786. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
    School District NameClark County School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    370
    9
    Number of Students Managed325,9903,273
    Clark County School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    37%
    39%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    47%
    49%
    District Graduation Rate
    75%
    72%
    District Total Revenue$3,038 MM$35 MM
    District Spending$3,053 MM$35 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,590$10,799
    District Spending / Student$9,638$10,786
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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