Top 10 Best Henderson Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 57 public schools serving 53,014 students in Henderson, NV (there are 24 private schools, serving 4,644 private students). 92% of all K-12 students in Henderson, NV are educated in public schools (compared to the NV state average of 94%). Henderson has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Nevada.
The top ranked public schools in Henderson, NV are College Of So Nv High School South, Pinecrest Of Nevada Inspirada and Vanderburg John Es. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Henderson, NV public schools have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the Nevada public school average of 26%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 42% statewide average). Schools in Henderson have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Nevada public schools.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nevada public school average of 71% (majority Hispanic).

Best Henderson, NV Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
College Of So Nv High School South
(Math: 70-79% | Reading: ≥90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
700 College Dr
Henderson, NV 89002
(702) 651-3080
Grades: 11-12
| 103 students
Rank: #22.
Pinecrest Of Nevada Inspirada
Charter School
(Math: 72% | Reading: 82%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2840 Via Contessa
Henderson, NV 89044
(702) 473-5777
Grades: K-8
| 1,186 students
Rank: #33.
Vanderburg John Es
(Math: 72% | Reading: 77%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2040 Desert Shadow Trail
Henderson, NV 89012
(702) 799-0540
Grades: PK-5
| 584 students
Rank: #44.
Nevada State High School Downtown Henderson
Charter School
(Math: 60-69% | Reading: 80-89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
303 S. Water St. Ste 120
Henderson, NV 89015
(702) 953-2600
Grades: 11-12
| 106 students
Rank: #55.
Coral Windmill
Charter School
(Math: 56% | Reading: 74%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2150 Windmill Pkwy
Henderson, NV 89074
(702) 485-3410
Grades: 5-7
| 396 students
Rank: #66.
Pinecrest Of Nevada Sloan Canyon
Charter School
(Math: 56% | Reading: 73%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
675 E. Dale Ave.
Henderson, NV 89044
(702) 462-9700
Grades: K-11
| 1,706 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Coral Sandy Ridge
Charter School
(Math: 51% | Reading: 72%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1051 Sandy Ridge Ave
Henderson, NV 89052
(702) 776-8800
Grades: 8-12
| 842 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Pinecrest Of Nevada Horizon
Charter School
(Math: 55% | Reading: 67%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1360 S Boulder Hwy
Henderson, NV 89015
(702) 749-3500
Grades: K-5
| 871 students
Rank: #99.
Smalley James E & A Rae Es
(Math: 51% | Reading: 69%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
304 E Paradise Hills Dr
Henderson, NV 89002
(702) 799-8090
Grades: PK-5
| 693 students
Rank: #1010.
Nevada State High School Henderson
Charter School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 85-89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
233 N. Stephanie St.
Henderson, NV 89074
(702) 953-2600
Grades: 11-12
| 258 students
Rank: #1111.
Coral Eastgate
Charter School
(Math: 50% | Reading: 67%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7777 Eastgate Rd
Henderson, NV 89011
(702) 489-9797
Grades: K-8
| 637 students
Rank: #1212.
Mccaw Gordon Es
Magnet School
(Math: 52% | Reading: 63%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
330 Tin Street
Henderson, NV 89015
(702) 799-8930
Grades: PK-5
| 718 students
Rank: #1313.
Coronado High School
(Math: 46% | Reading: 72%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1001 Coronado Center Dr
Henderson, NV 89052
(702) 799-6800
Grades: 9-12
| 3,324 students
Rank: #1414.
Lamping Frank Es
(Math: 46% | Reading: 67%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2551 Summit Grove Dr
Henderson, NV 89052
(702) 799-1330
Grades: PK-5
| 619 students
Rank: #1515.
Ellis Robert & Sandy Es
(Math: 45% | Reading: 66%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3200 Artella Avenue
Henderson, NV 89044
(702) 799-5888
Grades: PK-5
| 866 students
Rank: #1616.
Webb Del E MiddleSchool
(Math: 44% | Reading: 64%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2200 Reunion Dr
Henderson, NV 89052
(702) 799-1305
Grades: 6-8
| 1,584 students
Rank: #1717.
Twitchell Neil C Es
(Math: 46% | Reading: 59%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2060 Desert Shadow Trail
Henderson, NV 89012
(702) 799-6860
Grades: PK-5
| 572 students
Rank: #18 - 1918. - 19.
Miller Bob MiddleSchool
(Math: 45% | Reading: 60%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2400 Cozy Hill Cir
Henderson, NV 89052
(702) 799-2260
Grades: 6-8
| 1,540 students
Rank: #18 - 1918. - 19.
Wolff Elise L Es
(Math: 46% | Reading: 58%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1001 Seven Hills Dr
Henderson, NV 89052
(702) 799-2230
Grades: PK-5
| 755 students
Rank: #2020.
Wallin Shirley & Bill Es
(Math: 44% | Reading: 60%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2333 Canyon Retreat Dr
Henderson, NV 89044
(702) 799-5776
Grades: PK-5
| 527 students
Rank: #2121.
Pinecrest Of Nevada Cadence
Charter School
(Math: 43% | Reading: 59%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
225 Grand Cadence Dr.
Henderson, NV 89015
(702) 202-2227
Grades: K-12
| 2,078 students
Rank: #2222.
Taylor Glen C Es
(Math: 44% | Reading: 55%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2655 Siena Heights Dr
Henderson, NV 89052
(702) 799-6892
Grades: PK-5
| 688 students
Rank: #2323.
Walker J Marlan Int'l School Es
(Math: 39% | Reading: 58%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
850 Scholar St
Henderson, NV 89002
(702) 799-0570
Grades: PK-5
| 591 students
Rank: #2424.
Mannion Jack & Terry MiddleSchool
(Math: 38% | Reading: 56%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
155 E Paradise Hills Dr
Henderson, NV 89002
(702) 799-3020
Grades: 6-8
| 1,408 students
Rank: #2525.
Stevens Josh Es
(Math: 38% | Reading: 55%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
550 Dave Wood Circle
Henderson, NV 89011
(702) 799-0220
Grades: PK-5
| 856 students
Rank: #2626.
Kesterson Lorna J Es
(Math: 41% | Reading: 53%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
231 Bailey Island Dr
Henderson, NV 89074
(702) 799-6300
Grades: PK-5
| 579 students
Rank: #2727.
Legacy Traditional School Cadence
Charter School
(Math: 32% | Reading: 54%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
325 Inflection Street
Henderson, NV 89011
(702) 846-2310
Grades: K-8
| 1,393 students
Rank: #28 - 2928. - 29.
Greenspun Barbara & Hank Jhs
(Math: 30% | Reading: 57%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
140 N Valle Verde
Henderson, NV 89074
(702) 799-0920
Grades: 5-8
| 1,423 students
Rank: #28 - 2928. - 29.
Somerset Stephanie
Charter School
(Math: 33% | Reading: 53%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
50 N Stephanie Street
Henderson, NV 89074
(702) 998-0500
Grades: K-8
| 957 students
Rank: #3030.
Green Valley High School
(Math: 27% | Reading: 62%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
460 Arroyo Grande Blvd
Henderson, NV 89014
(702) 799-0950
Grades: 8-12
| 2,806 students
Rank: #3131.
White Thurman Of The Arts Middleschool
Magnet School
(Math: 27% | Reading: 57%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1661 Galleria Dr
Henderson, NV 89014
(702) 799-0777
Grades: 6-8
| 1,578 students
Rank: #3232.
Newton Ulis Es
(Math: 37% | Reading: 45%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
571 Greenway Rd
Henderson, NV 89015
(702) 799-0500
Grades: PK-5
| 573 students
Rank: #3333.
Cox David M Es
(Math: 32% | Reading: 49%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
280 Clark Dr
Henderson, NV 89074
(702) 799-5730
Grades: PK-5
| 522 students
Rank: #3434.
Bartlett Selma F Es
(Math: 26% | Reading: 54%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1961 Wigwam Pkwy
Henderson, NV 89074
(702) 799-5750
Grades: PK-5
| 638 students
Rank: #3535.
Mcdoniel Estes M Es
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1831 Fox Ridge Dr
Henderson, NV 89014
(702) 799-7788
Grades: PK-5
| 413 students
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Henderson, Nevada Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
307 Cannes St
Henderson, NV 89015
(702) 799-8900
Grades: 6-8
| 1,073 students
5300 E. Russel Road
Henderson, NV 89014
(702) 799-6370
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
450 Merlayne Dr
Henderson, NV 89015
(702) 799-8990
Grades: PK-5
| 503 students
450 E Merlayne Dr
Henderson, NV 89011
(702) 799-8990
Grades: PK-5
| 503 students
3170 Laurel Ave
Henderson, NV 89014
(702) 799-7760
Grades: PK-5
| 642 students
1831 Fox Ridge Dr
Henderson, NV 89014
(702) 799-7788
Grades: PK-5
| 602 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Henderson, NV?
How many public schools are located in Henderson, NV?
57 public schools are located in Henderson, NV.
What percentage of students in Henderson, NV go to public school?
92% of all K-12 students in Henderson, NV are educated in public schools (compared to the NV state average of 94%).
What is the racial composition of students in Henderson, NV?
Henderson, NV public schools minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nevada public schools average of 71% (majority Hispanic).

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