Humboldt County School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 16 top public schools in Humboldt County School District, serving 3,399 students.
  • Public school in Humboldt County School District have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus Nevada public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus 48% Nevada statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 50% of public schools in Nevada.
  • The school with the highest math and reading proficiency is Albert M Lowry High School, with 73% math proficiency and 77% reading proficiency. Read more about public school math/reading proficiency statistics in Nevada or national school math/reading proficiency statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic) , which is less than the Nevada public school average of 67% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is less than the Nevada public school average of 20:1.

Overview

School District NameHumboldt County School District
School District Phone Number(775)623-8100
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NV)
# of Schools16 Schools682 Schools
# of Students3,399 Students474,635 Students
# of Teachers182 Teachers23,819 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:120:1

District Comparison

  • Humboldt County School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 19 school districts in Nevada (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 63% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NV)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Humboldt County   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Humboldt County   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90%
80%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Humboldt County   School District and public school graduation rate of NV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.560.70
# of American Indian Students161 Students4,476 Students
% American Indian Students
5%
1%
# of Asian Students20 Students26,063 Students
% Asian Students
1%
6%
# of Hispanic Students1,239 Students199,518 Students
% Hispanic Students
36%
42%
# of Black Students14 Students50,796 Students
% Black Students
n/a
11%
# of White Students1,893 Students157,662 Students
% White Students
56%
33%
# of Hawaiian Students8 Students6,587 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Students64 Students28,861 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
6%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:345,449
# of Students in Kindergarten:29634,712
# of Students in 1st Grade:27635,992
# of Students in 2nd Grade:24736,307
# of Students in 3rd Grade:30237,955
# of Students in 4th Grade:24238,296
# of Students in 5th Grade:27937,125
# of Students in 6th Grade:22836,250
# of Students in 7th Grade:25335,674
# of Students in 8th Grade:23035,824
# of Students in 9th Grade:26336,124
# of Students in 10th Grade:26535,982
# of Students in 11th Grade:26034,916
# of Students in 12th Grade:22033,115
# of Ungraded Students:4914

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,095 in this school district is less than the state average of $25,427. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,083 is less than the state average of $25,396. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NV)
Total Revenue$35 MM$35 MM
This chart display total revenue of Humboldt County   School District and average revenue for each school distric in NV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$35 MM$35 MM
This chart display total spending of Humboldt County   School District and average spending for each school distric in NV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,095$25,427
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Humboldt County   School District and average revenue per public school student in NV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,083$25,396
This chart display average spending per public school student in Humboldt County   School District and average spending per public school student in NV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Humboldt County School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency | NV School Rank) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Winnemucca Albert M Lowry High School Math: 73% / Reading: 77% | Top 10%
    5375 Kluncy Canyon Road
    Winnemucca, NV 89445
    (775)623-8130

    Grades: 9-12 | 967 students
  • Winnemucca Carter Seminary Special Education School
    310 East Fourth Street
    Winnemucca, NV 89445
    (775)623-8100

    Grades: PK | n/a students
  • Denio Denio Elementary School Math: <50% / Reading: <50% | Top 50%
    750 Juniper Lane
    Denio, NV 89404
    (775)941-0376

    Grades: K-8 | 8 students
  • Winnemucca French Ford Middle School Math: 31% / Reading: 37% | Bottom 50%
    5495 Palisade Drive
    Winnemucca, NV 89445
    (775)623-8200

    Grades: 5-6 | 467 students
  • Winnemucca Grass Valley Elementary School Math: 40-44% / Reading: 35-39% | Bottom 50%
    6465 Grass Valley Road
    Winnemucca, NV 89445
    (775)623-8150

    Grades: PK-4 | 411 students
  • Orovada Kings River Elementary School Math: ≥50% / Reading: ≥50% | Top 50%
    134 Kings River Road
    Orovada, NV 89425
    (775)859-0352

    Grades: K-8 | 20 students
  • Winnemucca Leighton Hall (dentention Center) Alternative School
    737 Fairgrounds Road
    Winnemucca, NV 89445
    (775)623-6382

    Grades: 5-12 | 1 students
  • Mc Dermitt Mc Dermitt Elementary School Math: ≤10% / Reading: ≤10% | Bottom 50%
    100 Olavarria Street
    Mc Dermitt, NV 89421
    (775)532-8761

    Grades: K-5 | 80 students
  • Mc Dermitt Mc Dermitt High School Math: ≥50% / Reading: ≥50% | Top 50%
    100 Olavarria Street
    Mc Dermitt, NV 89421
    (775)532-8761

    Grades: 9-12 | 44 students
  • Mc Dermitt Mc Dermitt Junior High School Math: ≤20% / Reading: ≤20% | Bottom 50%
    100 Olavarria Street
    Mc Dermitt, NV 89421
    (775)532-8761

    Grades: 6-8 | 19 students
  • Orovada Orovada Elementary School Math: ≤20% / Reading: 21-39% | Bottom 50%
    Kings River Highway
    Orovada, NV 89425
    (775)272-3333

    Grades: K-8 | 30 students
  • Paradise Valley Paradise Valley Elementary School Math: ≤20% / Reading: 21-39% | Bottom 50%
    275 W. Bridge Street
    Paradise Valley, NV 89426
    (775)578-3382

    Grades: PK-8 | 36 students
  • Winnemucca Prekindergarten Prog Special Education School
    310 East Fourth Street
    Winnemucca, NV 89445
    (775)623-8100

    Grades: PK | n/a students
  • Winnemucca Sonoma Heights Elementary School Math: 35-39% / Reading: 40-44% | Bottom 50%
    1500 Melarkey Street
    Winnemucca, NV 89445
    (775)623-8165

    Grades: PK-6 | 517 students
  • Winnemucca Winnemucca Grammar School Math: 45-49% / Reading: 45-49% | Top 50%
    522 Lay Street
    Winnemucca, NV 89445
    (775)623-8160

    Grades: PK-4 | 351 students
  • Winnemucca Winnemucca Junior High School Math: 28% / Reading: 37% | Bottom 50%
    451 Reinhart Street
    Winnemucca, NV 89445
    (775)623-8120

    Grades: 6-9 | 448 students
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