Humboldt County School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 15 public schools serving 3,571 students in Humboldt County School District. Humboldt County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Nevada.
The top ranked public schools in Humboldt County School District are Kings River Elementary School, Mc Dermitt High School and Winnemucca Grammar School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Humboldt County School District have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the Nevada public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 46% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Nevada.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nevada public school average of 68% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameHumboldt County School District
School District Phone Number(775) 623-8100
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NV)
# of Schools15 Schools710 Schools
# of Students3,571 Students486,982 Students
# of Teachers196 Teachers23,745 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:120:1

District Comparison

Humboldt County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 21 school districts in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 91% has increased from 67% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NV)
Overall Testing Rank
#16 out of 21 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Humboldt County   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
35%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
46%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
91%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Humboldt County   School District and public school graduation rate of NV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.560.70
# of American Indian Students153 Students4,508 Students
% American Indian Students
4%
1%
# of Asian Students21 Students27,183 Students
% Asian Students
1%
6%
# of Hispanic Students1,314 Students210,121 Students
% Hispanic Students
37%
43%
# of Black Students16 Students54,807 Students
% Black Students
n/a
11%
# of White Students1,988 Students159,409 Students
% White Students
56%
32%
# of Hawaiian Students7 Students6,957 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Students83 Students30,626 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
6%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1468,908
# of Students in Kindergarten:27935,335
# of Students in 1st Grade:29536,515
# of Students in 2nd Grade:28236,521
# of Students in 3rd Grade:26237,104
# of Students in 4th Grade:30138,734
# of Students in 5th Grade:24539,117
# of Students in 6th Grade:27637,996
# of Students in 7th Grade:23237,184
# of Students in 8th Grade:25836,420
# of Students in 9th Grade:23236,474
# of Students in 10th Grade:26736,574
# of Students in 11th Grade:25235,595
# of Students in 12th Grade:24233,644
# of Ungraded Students:2861

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $11,021 is higher than the state median of $9,878. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,553 is less than the state median of $12,692. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (NV)
Total Revenue$39 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Humboldt County   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$45 MM$25 MM
This chart display total spending of Humboldt County   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,021$9,878
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Humboldt County   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,553$12,692
This chart display average spending per public school student in Humboldt County   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Humboldt County School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Kings River Elementary School Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    134 Kings River Road
    Orovada, NV 89425
    (775) 859-0352

    Grades: PK-8 | 17 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Mc Dermitt High School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    100 Olavarria Street
    Mc Dermitt, NV 89421
    (775) 532-8761

    Grades: 9-12 | 42 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Winnemucca Grammar School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    522 Lay Street
    Winnemucca, NV 89445
    (775) 623-8160

    Grades: PK-4 | 363 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Sonoma Heights Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1500 Melarkey Street
    Winnemucca, NV 89445
    (775) 623-8165

    Grades: PK-6 | 523 students
  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Orovada Elementary School Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Kings River Highway
    Orovada, NV 89425
    (775) 272-3333

    Grades: PK-8 | 32 students
  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Paradise Valley Elementary School Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    275 W. Bridge Street
    Paradise Valley, NV 89426
    (775) 578-3382

    Grades: PK-8 | 41 students
  • Rank: #77.
    French Ford Middle School Math: 32% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5495 Palisade Drive
    Winnemucca, NV 89445
    (775) 623-8200

    Grades: 5-6 | 478 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Grass Valley Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6465 Grass Valley Road
    Winnemucca, NV 89445
    (775) 623-8150

    Grades: PK-4 | 563 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Winnemucca Junior High School Math: 25% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    451 Reinhart Street
    Winnemucca, NV 89445
    (775) 623-8120

    Grades: 5-9 | 464 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Albert M Lowry High School Math: 16% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5375 Kluncy Canyon Road
    Winnemucca, NV 89445
    (775) 623-8130

    Grades: 9-12 | 951 students
  • Rank: #11-1211.- 12.
    Mc Dermitt Elementary School Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    100 Olavarria Street
    Mc Dermitt, NV 89421
    (775) 532-8761

    Grades: PK-5 | 70 students
  • Rank: #11-1211.- 12.
    Mc Dermitt Junior High School Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    100 Olavarria Street
    Mc Dermitt, NV 89421
    (775) 532-8761

    Grades: 6-8 | 19 students
  • Rank: #13-1513.- 15.750 Juniper Lane
    Denio, NV 89404
    (775) 941-0376

    Grades: PK-8 | 6 students
  • Rank: #13-1513.- 15.
    Humboldt Adult Program Alternative School
    705 E 4th Street
    Winnemucca, NV 89445
    (775) 623-8100

    Grades: AE | n/a student
  • Rank: #13-1513.- 15.
    Leighton Hall (dentention Center) Alternative School
    737 Fairgrounds Road
    Winnemucca, NV 89445
    (775) 623-6382

    Grades: 5-12 | 2 students
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