Morris Behavior Jr/sr High School

  • Morris Behavior Jr/sr High School serves 40 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥50% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 39%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 49%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Morris Behavior Jr/sr High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 66%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Morris Behavior Jr/sr High School's student population of 40 students has declined by 39% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 1100% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students40 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Morris Behavior Jr/sr High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 620 schools in Nevada (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The diversity score of Morris Behavior Jr/sr High School is 0.62, 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)≥50%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio3:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
53%
42%
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Black
28%
10%
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White
15%
34%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
n/a
6%
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Diversity Score0.620.47
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Graduation Rate<50%
75%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClark County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Morris Behavior Jr/sr High School is Child Haven (0.0 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Child Haven (0.0 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Child Haven (0.0 miles away)
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