Mineral County High School

601 A St
Hawthorne, NV 89415
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 146 students in grades 9-12, Mineral County High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 28%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 44%).
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 71% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 146 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • : 70-79% (Btm 50% in NV)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Mineral County High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for:

School Overview

Mineral County High School's student population of 146 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
146 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

Mineral County High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 692 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Mineral County High School is 0.62, 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.
This School
State Level (NV)
#552 out of 692 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Mineral County High School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≤20%
28%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mineral County High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Nevada by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≤20%
44%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mineral County 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 2021-22 school year data.
≤20%
26%
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
16:1
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American Indian
8%
1%
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
22%
44%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Mineral County High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
3%
12%
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White
57%
29%
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Hawaiian
2%
2%
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Two or more races
7%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Nevada.
0.62
This chart displays the diversity score of Mineral County High School and the public school average diversity score of Nevada by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
70-79%
82%
This chart displays graduation rate of Mineral County High School and public school graduation rate of Nevada by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
70%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
2%
6%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mineral County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nevada by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mineral County High School's ranking?
Mineral County High School is ranked #552 out of 692 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?
≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% NV state average), while ≤20% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 44% NV state average).
What is the graduation rate of Mineral County High School?
The graduation rate of Mineral County High School is 70-79%, which is lower than the Nevada state average of 82%.
How many students attend Mineral County High School?
146 students attend Mineral County High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
57% of Mineral County High School students are White, 22% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are American Indian, 7% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Black, 2% of students are Hawaiian, and 1% of students are Asian.
What grades does Mineral County High School offer ?
Mineral County High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Mineral County High School part of?
Mineral County High School is part of Mineral County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 146 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • : 70-79% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NV Dept. of Education

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