Nevada High School

  • Nevada High School serves 720 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Nevada High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Nevada High School's student population of 720 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students720 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nevada High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,085 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Nevada High School is 0.14, which is less 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank#1350 out of 2085 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
1%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Nevada High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
93%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Nevada High School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Nevada High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.140.47
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Graduation Rate90-94%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nevada High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNevada R-V School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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  • Nevada Nevada Regional Tech.-ctr. Vocational School
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    0.2 miles
    900 W Ashland St
    Nevada, MO 64772
    (417) 448-2090
    0.2 9-12 n/a
  • Nevada Truman Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 561 students
    0.2 miles
    901 W Ashland
    Nevada, MO 64772
    (417) 448-2080
    0.2 3-5 561
  • Nevada Bryan Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 397 students
    0.3 miles
    400 W Lee St
    Nevada, MO 64772
    (417) 448-2060
    0.3 PK-1 397
  • Nevada Cedar Ridge School Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 10 students
    0.5 miles
    901 N Olive St
    Nevada, MO 64772
    (417) 448-1166
    0.5 K-12 10
  • Nevada Nevada Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 581 students
    0.5 miles
    900 N Olive St
    Nevada, MO 64772
    (417) 448-2040
    0.5 6-8 581

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