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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 19 public schools in Lyon County, NV, serving 8,927 students.
  • Lyon County, NV public school have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the Nevada public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 48% statewide average). Schools in Lyon County have an average ranking in the top 30% of Nevada public schools.
  • The top ranked public school in Lyon County, NV are Fernley High School, Silver Stage High School and Dayton High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nevada public school average of 68% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is less than the Nevada public school average of 20:1.

Top Lyon County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Cottonwood Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Top 50%
    925 Farm District Road
    Fernley, NV 89408
    (775)575-3414

    Grades: PK-4 | 668 students
  • Dayton Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 47%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    285 Dayton Valley Rd
    Dayton, NV 89403
    (775)246-6262

    Grades: PK-6 | 508 students
  • Dayton High School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank: Top 10%
    335 Dayton Valley Road
    Dayton, NV 89403
    (775)246-6240

    Grades: 9-12 | 640 students
  • Dayton Intermediate School Math: 35% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    315 Dayton Valley Road
    Dayton, NV 89403
    (775)246-6250

    Grades: 7-8 | 390 students
  • Eagle Ridge High School Alternative School
    3550 W. Graham Avenue
    Silver Springs, NV 89429
    (775)577-4200

    Grades: 7-12 | 11 students
  • East Valley Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 30%
    4180 Farm District Road
    Fernley, NV 89408
    (775)575-3332

    Grades: PK-4 | 538 students
  • Fernley Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    450 Hardie Lane
    Fernley, NV 89408
    (775)575-3420

    Grades: PK-4 | 461 students
  • Fernley High School Math: 75% | Reading: 79%
    Rank: Top 10%
    1300 Hwy 95a South
    Fernley, NV 89408
    (775)575-3400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1040 students
  • Fernley Intermediate School Math: 41% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Top 50%
    320 Hwy 95a South
    Fernley, NV 89408
    (775)575-3390

    Grades: 5-6 | 644 students
  • Riverview Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1200 Ferretto Pkwy
    Dayton, NV 89403
    (775)246-6170

    Grades: PK-6 | 466 students
  • Silver Stage Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 37%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3900 W Spruce Street
    Silver Springs, NV 89429
    (775)577-5060

    Grades: PK-4 | 411 students
  • Silver Stage High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank: Top 10%
    3755 W. Spruce Street
    Silver Springs, NV 89429
    (775)577-5071

    Grades: 9-12 | 259 students
  • Silver Stage Middle School
    3800 Spruce Street
    Silver Springs, NV 89429
    (775)577-5050

    Grades: 5-8 | 307 students
  • Silverland Middle School Math: 36% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1100 Jasmine Lane
    Fernley, NV 89408
    (775)575-1575

    Grades: 7-8 | 594 students
  • Smith Valley Schools Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 30%
    20 Day Lane
    Smith, NV 89430
    (775)465-2332

    Grades: PK-12 | 204 students
  • Sutro Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    190 Dayton Village Parkway
    Dayton, NV 89403
    (775)246-6270

    Grades: PK-6 | 454 students
  • Yerington Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    112 N California Street
    Yerington, NV 89447
    (775)463-6844

    Grades: PK-4 | 537 students
  • Yerington High School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 10%
    114 Pearl Street
    Yerington, NV 89447
    (775)463-6822

    Grades: 9-12 | 385 students
  • Yerington Intermediate School Math: 29% | Reading: 34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    215 Pearl Street
    Yerington, NV 89447
    (775)463-6833

    Grades: 5-8 | 410 students
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