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For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public high schools serving 206 students in Pershing County School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public high schools in Nevada.
Public High Schools in Pershing County School District have an average math proficiency score of 15% (versus the Nevada public high school average of 28%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public high schools in Pershing County School District are Pershing County High School (and Alternative Ed) and Coal Canyon High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Public High School in Pershing County School District have a Graduation Rate of 90%, which is more than the Nevada average of 89%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Pershing County High School (and Alternative Ed), with ≥90% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Nevada or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nevada public high school average of 66% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NamePershing County School District
School District Phone Number(775) 273-7819
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NV)
# of Schools2 Schools169 Schools
# of Students206 Students160,430 Students
# of Teachers17 Teachers6,813 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:123:1

District Rank

Pershing County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 20 school districts in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 80-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NV)
Overall District Rank
#17 out of 21 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Pershing County   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
36%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
48%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥90%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Pershing County   School District and public school graduation rate of NV by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.640.71
# of American Indian Students21 Students1,532 Students
% American Indian Students
10%
1%
# of Asian Studentsn/a10,590 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
7%
# of Hispanic Students72 Students64,491 Students
% Hispanic Students
35%
40%
# of Black Studentsn/a17,234 Students
% Black Students
n/a
11%
# of White Students99 Students55,225 Students
% White Students
48%
34%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student2,280 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
1%
# of Two or more races Students13 Students9,078 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
6%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 123
# of Students in Kindergarten: - 1,348
# of Students in 1st Grade: - 1,291
# of Students in 2nd Grade: - 1,375
# of Students in 3rd Grade: - 1,385
# of Students in 4th Grade: - 1,415
# of Students in 5th Grade: - 1,379
# of Students in 6th Grade: - 2,680
# of Students in 7th Grade: - 3,089
# of Students in 8th Grade: - 3,216
# of Students in 9th Grade:4936,474
# of Students in 10th Grade:5036,574
# of Students in 11th Grade:5635,592
# of Students in 12th Grade:5133,639
# of Ungraded Students: - 850

District Revenue and Spending

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.

Best Pershing County School District Public High Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    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: #22.
    Coal Canyon High School Alternative School
    1200 Prison Roa
    Lovelock, NV 89419
    (775) 273-2625

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
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