Pershing County School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 667 students in Pershing County School District. Pershing County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Nevada.
The top ranked public schools in Pershing County School District are Lovelock Elementary School, Pershing County High School (and Alternative Ed) and Pershing County Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Pershing County School District have an average math proficiency score of 19% (versus the Nevada public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (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 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nevada public school average of 68% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NamePershing County School District
School District Phone Number(775) 273-7819
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NV)
# of Schools6 Schools709 Schools
# of Students667 Students486,982 Students
# of Teachers50 Teachers23,745 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:120:1

District Comparison

Pershing 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 90% has increased from 80-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NV)
Overall Testing Rank
#20 out of 21 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Pershing County   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pershing 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)
20%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pershing 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
≥90%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Pershing 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
0.640.70
# of American Indian Students67 Students4,508 Students
% American Indian Students
10%
1%
# of Asian Students2 Students27,183 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
6%
# of Hispanic Students224 Students210,121 Students
% Hispanic Students
32%
43%
# of Black Students15 Students54,807 Students
% Black Students
2%
11%
# of White Students353 Students159,409 Students
% White Students
50%
32%
# of Hawaiian Students4 Students6,957 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
1%
# of Two or more races Students35 Students30,626 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
6%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:98,908
# of Students in Kindergarten:7035,335
# of Students in 1st Grade:5336,515
# of Students in 2nd Grade:5036,521
# of Students in 3rd Grade:5437,104
# of Students in 4th Grade:5238,734
# of Students in 5th Grade:4339,117
# of Students in 6th Grade:4937,996
# of Students in 7th Grade:4537,184
# of Students in 8th Grade:3636,420
# of Students in 9th Grade:4936,474
# of Students in 10th Grade:5036,574
# of Students in 11th Grade:5635,595
# of Students in 12th Grade:5133,644
# of Ungraded Students: - 861

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $18,444 is higher than the state median of $9,878. The school district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $18,906 is higher than the state median of $12,692. The school district spending/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (NV)
Total Revenue$12 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Pershing 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$13 MM$25 MM
This chart display total spending of Pershing 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$18,444$9,878
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Pershing 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$18,906$12,692
This chart display average spending per public school student in Pershing 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.

Pershing County School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Lovelock Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1100 Harvard Way
    Lovelock, NV 89419
    (775) 273-2176

    Grades: PK-5 | 317 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Pershing County High School (and Alternative Ed) Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1215 Franklin Ave
    Lovelock, NV 89419
    (775) 273-2625

    Grades: 9-12 | 206 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Pershing County Middle School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1295 Elmhurst Ave
    Lovelock, NV 89419
    (775) 273-1200

    Grades: 6-8 | 130 students
  • Rank: #4-64.-6.
    Coal Canyon High School Alternative School
    1200 Prison Roa
    Lovelock, NV 89419
    (775) 273-2625

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #4-64.-6.380 Main Street
    Lovelock, NV 89419
    (775) 538-7360

    Grades: PK-5 | 14 students
  • Rank: #4-64.-6.
    Pershing County Adult Alternative School
    1215 Franklin Ave
    Lovelock, NV 89419
    (775) 273-2625

    Grades: AE | n/a student
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