Laughlin Jr/sr High School

  • Laughlin Jr/sr High School serves 374 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 26% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 44% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 67%.

Top Placements

Laughlin Jr/sr High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for:

School Overview

  • Laughlin Jr/sr High School's student population of 374 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students374 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Laughlin Jr/sr High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Laughlin Jr/sr High School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Overall School Rank#402 out of 620 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Laughlin Jr/sr High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nevada by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
36%
42%
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Black
7%
11%
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White
46%
33%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
9%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Laughlin Jr/sr High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NV.
Diversity Score0.650.48
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Graduation Rate≥90%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClark County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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