Lyal Burkholder Junior High School

  • Lyal Burkholder Junior High School serves 747 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the NV average of 21:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 65%.
  • Lyal Burkholder Junior High School operates within the Clark County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 747 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 747 students
Lyal Burkholder Junior High School Total Students (2008-2015)
Gender % Lyal Burkholder Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Lyal Burkholder Junior High School Total Teachers (2008-2015)
Students by Grade Lyal Burkholder Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.66 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 22:1 21:1
Lyal Burkholder Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Lyal Burkholder Junior High School American Indian Students (2008-2014)
Asian
3%
5%
Lyal Burkholder Junior High School Asian Students (2008-2015)
Hispanic
35%
41%
Lyal Burkholder Junior High School Black Students (2008-2015)
Black
7%
10%
Lyal Burkholder Junior High School Black Students (2008-2015)
White
46%
35%
Lyal Burkholder Junior High School White Students (2008-2015)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Lyal Burkholder Junior High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2015)
Two or more races
8%
6%
Lyal Burkholder Junior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Lyal Burkholder Junior 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.
0.66 0.47
Lyal Burkholder Junior High School Diversity Score (2008-2015)
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.
51%
45%
Lyal Burkholder Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2015)
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.
9%
7%
Lyal Burkholder Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2015)

District Comparison

  • Clark County School District's student population of 324,146 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,449 is higher than the state average of $9,191. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,841 is less than the state average of $11,068. The district spending/student has declined by 15% over four years.
School District Name Clark County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
368
9
Number of Students Managed 324,146 3,473
Clark County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $3,029 MM $32 MM
Clark County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $2,834 MM $38 MM
Clark County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,449 $9,191
Clark County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,841 $11,068
Clark 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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