Lyon County School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 19 public schools managed by Lyon County School District serving 8,612 students in Fernley, Nevada.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nevada state average of 67%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is less than the state average of 20:1.

Lyon County School District (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Fernley Cottonwood Elementary School
    925 Farm District Road
    Fernley, NV 89408
    (775)575-3414

    Grades: PK-4 | 589 students
  • Dayton Dayton Elementary School
    285 Dayton Valley Rd
    Dayton, NV 89403
    (775)246-6262

    Grades: PK-6 | 459 students
  • Dayton Dayton High School
    335 Dayton Valley Road
    Dayton, NV 89403
    (775)246-6240

    Grades: 9-12 | 700 students
  • Dayton Dayton Intermediate School
    315 Dayton Valley Road
    Dayton, NV 89403
    (775)246-6250

    Grades: 7-8 | 371 students
  • Silver Springs Eagle Ridge High School Alternative School
    3550 W. Graham Avenue
    Silver Springs, NV 89429
    (775)577-4200

    Grades: 5-12 | 11 students
  • Fernley East Valley Elementary School
    4180 Farm District Road
    Fernley, NV 89408
    (775)575-3332

    Grades: PK-4 | 450 students
  • Fernley Fernley Elementary School
    450 Hardie Lane
    Fernley, NV 89408
    (775)575-3420

    Grades: PK-4 | 444 students
  • Fernley Fernley High School
    1300 Hwy 95a South
    Fernley, NV 89408
    (775)575-3400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1007 students
  • Fernley Fernley Intermediate School
    320 Hwy 95a South
    Fernley, NV 89408
    (775)575-3390

    Grades: 5-6 | 592 students
  • Dayton Riverview Elementary School
    1200 Ferretto Pkwy
    Dayton, NV 89403
    (775)246-6170

    Grades: PK-6 | 435 students
  • Silver Springs Silver Stage Elementary School
    3900 W Spruce Street
    Silver Springs, NV 89429
    (775)577-5060

    Grades: PK-8 | 652 students
  • Silver Springs Silver Stage High School
    3755 W. Spruce Street
    Silver Springs, NV 89429
    (775)577-5071

    Grades: 9-12 | 250 students
  • Silver Springs Silver Stage Middle School
    3800 Spruce Street
    Silver Springs, NV 89429
    (775)577-5050

    Grades: 5-8 | 264 students
  • Fernley Silverland Middle School
    1100 Jasmine Lane
    Fernley, NV 89408
    (775)575-1575

    Grades: 7-8 | 557 students
  • Smith Smith Valley Schools
    20 Day Lane
    Smith, NV 89430
    (775)465-2332

    Grades: PK-12 | 202 students
  • Dayton Sutro Elementary School
    190 Dayton Village Parkway
    Dayton, NV 89403
    (775)246-6270

    Grades: PK-6 | 404 students
  • Yerington Yerington Elementary School
    112 N California Street
    Yerington, NV 89447
    (775)463-6844

    Grades: PK-4 | 480 students
  • Yerington Yerington High School
    114 Pearl Street
    Yerington, NV 89447
    (775)463-6822

    Grades: 9-12 | 381 students
  • Yerington Yerington Intermediate School
    215 Pearl Street
    Yerington, NV 89447
    (775)463-6833

    Grades: 5-8 | 364 students

Overview

School District NameLyon County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students8,612 students
# of Teachers501 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
# of Male Students4,279 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students4,333 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.51
# of American Indian Students324 students
% American Indian Students
4%
# of Asian Students75 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students2,215 students
% Hispanic Students
26%
# of Black Students60 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students5,686 students
% White Students
65%
# of Hawaiian Students52 students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
# of Two or more races Students199 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:90
# of Students in Kindergarten:624
# of Students in 1st Grade:622
# of Students in 2nd Grade:624
# of Students in 3rd Grade:671
# of Students in 4th Grade:710
# of Students in 5th Grade:736
# of Students in 6th Grade:674
# of Students in 7th Grade:748
# of Students in 8th Grade:695
# of Students in 9th Grade:659
# of Students in 10th Grade:598
# of Students in 11th Grade:585
# of Students in 12th Grade:554
# of Ungraded Students:22

District Comparison

  • Lyon County School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 18 school districts in Nevada (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 84% has increased from 78% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NV)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lyon 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)
47%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lyon 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
84%
80%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lyon County School District and public school graduation rate of NV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,890 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 $12,976 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$88 MM$35 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lyon County School District and average revenue for each school distric in NV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$105 MM$35 MM
This chart display total spending of Lyon County School District and average spending for each school distric in NV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,890$25,427
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lyon County School District and average revenue per public school student in NV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,976$25,396
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lyon County School District and average spending per public school student in NV by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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