Laughlin J-shs

1900 Cougar Dr
Laughlin, NV 89029
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Laughlin J-shs serves 365 students in grades 6-12.
Laughlin J-shs placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 26%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 71% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-12
  • Enrollment: 365 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 70-79% (Btm 50% in NV)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Laughlin J-shs ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Laughlin J-shs's student population of 365 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students
365 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Laughlin J-shs is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 684 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Laughlin J-shs is 0.66, which is less 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#601 out of 684 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
26%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
41%
44%
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Black
10%
12%
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White
40%
29%
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Hawaiian
n/a
2%
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Two or more races
8%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.66
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Graduation Rate
70-79%
80%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
70%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
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 Laughlin J-shs's ranking?
Laughlin J-shs is ranked #601 out of 684 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Nevada.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
6-9% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NV state average), while 20-24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% NV state average).
What is the graduation rate of Laughlin J-shs?
The graduation rate of Laughlin J-shs is 70-79%, which is lower than the Nevada state average of 80%.
How many students attend Laughlin J-shs?
365 students attend Laughlin J-shs.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
41% of Laughlin J-shs students are Hispanic, 40% of students are White, 10% of students are Black, 8% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What grades does Laughlin J-shs offer ?
Laughlin J-shs offers enrollment in grades 6-12
What school district is Laughlin J-shs part of?
Laughlin J-shs is part of Clark County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-12
  • Enrollment: 365 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 70-79% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

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