Mineral County School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 565 students in Mineral County School District. Mineral County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Nevada.
The top ranked public schools in Mineral County School District are Hawthorne Elementary School, Schurz Elementary School and Hawthorne Junior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Mineral County School District have an average math proficiency score of 15% (versus the Nevada public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 46% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Nevada.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nevada public school average of 68% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameMineral County School District
School District Phone Number(775) 945-2403
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NV)
# of Schools6 Schools709 Schools
# of Students565 Students486,982 Students
# of Teachers39 Teachers23,745 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:120:1

District Comparison

Mineral 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 80% has increased from 50-59% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NV)
Overall Testing Rank
#21 out of 21 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Mineral County   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mineral 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)
13%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mineral 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
≥80%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Mineral 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
0.600.70
# of American Indian Students77 Students4,508 Students
% American Indian Students
13%
1%
# of Asian Students3 Students27,183 Students
% Asian Students
1%
6%
# of Hispanic Students101 Students210,121 Students
% Hispanic Students
17%
43%
# of Black Students20 Students54,807 Students
% Black Students
3%
11%
# of White Students352 Students159,409 Students
% White Students
60%
32%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student6,957 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Students33 Students30,626 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
6%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:348,908
# of Students in Kindergarten:6635,335
# of Students in 1st Grade:5036,515
# of Students in 2nd Grade:5136,521
# of Students in 3rd Grade:3837,104
# of Students in 4th Grade:4338,734
# of Students in 5th Grade:4539,117
# of Students in 6th Grade:4737,996
# of Students in 7th Grade:3037,184
# of Students in 8th Grade:3836,420
# of Students in 9th Grade:3536,474
# of Students in 10th Grade:2836,574
# of Students in 11th Grade:3235,595
# of Students in 12th Grade:2633,644
# of Ungraded Students:2861

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $14,106 is higher than the state median of $9,878. The school district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,430 is higher than the state median of $12,692. The school district spending/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (NV)
Total Revenue$8 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Mineral 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$8 MM$25 MM
This chart display total spending of Mineral 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$14,106$9,878
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Mineral 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$14,430$12,692
This chart display average spending per public school student in Mineral 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.

Mineral County School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Hawthorne Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    301 W. 9th Street
    Hawthorne, NV 89415
    (775) 945-1000

    Grades: PK-6 | 321 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Schurz Elementary School Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4048 Hwy 95 South
    Schurz, NV 89427
    (775) 773-2323

    Grades: PK-6 | 53 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Hawthorne Junior High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    601 A Street
    Hawthorne, NV 89415
    (775) 945-3332

    Grades: 7-8 | 68 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Mineral County High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    601 A Street
    Hawthorne, NV 89415
    (775) 945-3332

    Grades: 8-12 | 123 students
  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Mineral Alternative Education Alternative School
    601 A Street
    Hawthorne, NV 89415
    (775) 945-3332

    Grades: 6-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Mineral County Adult Education School Alternative School
    Box Butte 1540
    Hawthorne, NV 89415
    (775) 945-2909

    Grades: AE | n/a student
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