Top 10 Best Washoe County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 122 public schools serving 68,777 students in Washoe County, NV. Washoe County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Nevada.
The top ranked public schools in Washoe County, NV are The Davidson Academy Of Nevada, Tmcc Magnet School and Roy Gomm Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Washoe County, NV public schools have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Nevada public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 48% statewide average). Schools in Washoe County have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Nevada public schools.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nevada public school average of 70% (majority Hispanic).

Best Washoe County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
The Davidson Academy Of Nevada
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Jot Travis Bulding #048 1164 N
Reno, NV 89507
(775) 682-5800
Grades: 6-12
| 234 students
Rank: #22.
Tmcc Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
7000 Dandini Blvd
Reno, NV 89512
(775) 674-7660
Grades: 10-12
| 220 students
Rank: #33.
Roy Gomm Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 80% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
4000 Mayberry Dr
Reno, NV 89519
(775) 333-5000
Grades: K-6
| 437 students
Rank: #44.
Ted Hunsberger Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 80% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2505 Crossbow
Reno, NV 89511
(775) 851-7095
Grades: PK-6
| 505 students
Rank: #55.
Caughlin Ranch Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 73% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4885 Village Green Pkwy
Reno, NV 89509
(775) 689-2600
Grades: PK-6
| 469 students
Rank: #66.
Coral Academy High School
Charter School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
6275 Neil Rd
Reno, NV 89511
(775) 829-4601
Grades: 9-12
| 350 students
Rank: #77.
Van Gorder Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7650 Campello Drive
Sparks, NV 89436
(775) 425-7722
Grades: PK-5
| 612 students
Rank: #88.
Rollan Melton Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6575 Archimedes Lane
Reno, NV 89523
(775) 746-7440
Grades: PK-5
| 529 students
Rank: #99.
Brown Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
13815 Spelling Court
Reno, NV 89521
(775) 851-5600
Grades: PK-5
| 552 students
Rank: #1010.
Hillside Elementary School
Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1250 Peri Ranch Road
Sparks, NV 89434
(775) 342-0400
Grades: PK-5
| 51 students
Rank: #1111.
Hunter Lake Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
909 Hunter Lake Dr
Reno, NV 89509
(775) 333-5040
Grades: PK-6
| 352 students
Rank: #1212.
Doral Academy Of Northern Nevada
Charter School
Math: 65% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3725 Butch Cassidy Dr.
Reno, NV 89511
(775) 453-4239
Grades: K-8
| 899 students
Rank: #1313.
Jessie Beck Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1900 Sharon Way
Reno, NV 89509
(775) 689-2520
Grades: PK-6
| 528 students
Rank: #1414.
Elizabeth Lenz Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2500 Homeland Drive
Reno, NV 89511
(775) 851-5620
Grades: PK-6
| 430 students
Rank: #1515.
Reno High School
Math: 54% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
395 Booth Street
Reno, NV 89509
(775) 333-5050
Grades: 9-12
| 1,724 students
Rank: #1616.
George Westergard Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1785 Ambassador Drive
Reno, NV 89523
(775) 746-5800
Grades: PK-5
| 477 students
Rank: #1717.
Mount Rose K-8 Academy Of Languages
Math: 62% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
915 Lander Street
Reno, NV 89509
(775) 333-5030
Grades: PK-8
| 401 students
Rank: #1818.
Alyce Taylor Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
252 Egyptian Way
Sparks, NV 89441
(775) 425-7700
Grades: PK-5
| 430 students
Rank: #1919.
Kendyl Depoali Middle School
Math: 55% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
9300 Wilbur May Parkway
Reno, NV 89521
(775) 852-6700
Grades: 6-8
| 917 students
Rank: #2020.
Pleasant Valley Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
405 Surrey Drive
Reno, NV 89511
(775) 849-0255
Grades: PK-5
| 331 students
Rank: #2121.
Spanish Springs Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
100 Marilyn Mae Drive
Sparks, NV 89441
(775) 425-7710
Grades: PK-5
| 500 students
Rank: #2222.
Alpine Academy High School
Charter School
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
605 Boxington Way Ste 112
Sparks, NV 89434
(775) 356-1166
Grades: 9-12
| 116 students
Rank: #2323.
Darrel Swope Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 50% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
901 Keele Drive
Reno, NV 89509
(775) 333-5330
Grades: 6-8
| 675 students
Rank: #2424.
Mamie Towles Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2800 Kings Row
Reno, NV 89503
(775) 746-5820
Grades: PK-5
| 305 students
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
Academy Of Arts Careers & Tech
Magnet School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
380 Edison Way
Reno, NV 89502
(775) 327-3920
Grades: 9-12
| 552 students
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
North Star Online School
Alternative School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5450 Riggins Courst Ste. #6
Reno, NV 89502
(775) 353-6900
Grades: K-12
| 811 students
Rank: #2727.
Bud Beasley Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2100 Canyon Parkway
Sparks, NV 89436
(775) 626-5250
Grades: PK-5
| 628 students
Rank: #28 - 2928. - 29.
Coral Academy Middle School
Charter School
Math: 49% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1350 E. Ninth St
Reno, NV 89512
(775) 323-2332
Grades: 5-8
| 594 students
Rank: #28 - 2928. - 29.
Honors Academy Of Literature
Charter School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
195 N. Arlington Avenue
Reno, NV 89501
(775) 737-4084
Grades: K-8
| 228 students
Rank: #3030.
Incline High School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
499 Village Blvd
Incline Village, NV 89451
(775) 832-4260
Grades: 9-12
| 347 students
Rank: #3131.
Double Diamond Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1200 South Meadows Parkway
Reno, NV 89521
(775) 850-6212
Grades: PK-5
| 519 students
Rank: #3232.
Billinghurst Middle School
Math: 47% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6685 Chesterfield Lane
Reno, NV 89523
(775) 746-5870
Grades: 6-8
| 1,008 students
Rank: #3333.
Jerry Whitehead Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3570 Waterfall Dr
Sparks, NV 89434
(775) 626-5200
Grades: PK-5
| 307 students
Rank: #3434.
Florence Drake Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2755 Fourth Street
Sparks, NV 89431
(775) 353-5510
Grades: PK-6
| 211 students
Rank: #3535.
Coral Academy Elementary School
Charter School
Math: 51% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1701 Valley Road
Reno, NV 89512
(775) 322-0274
Grades: K-4
| 527 students
Show 87 more public schools in Washoe County, NV (out of 122 total schools)
Loading...
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Washoe County, NV

Washoe County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
380 Edison Way
Reno, NV 89502
(775) 861-4418
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
P.O. Box 9119
Reno, NV 89507
(775) 682-5800
Grades: 5-12
| n/a students
555 E. Sunset
Gerlach, NV 89412
(775) 557-2326
Grades: PK-5
| n/a students
1331 East Plumb Lane
Reno, NV 89502
(775) 333-5100
Grades: 9-12
| 52 students
555 East Sunset Blvd.
Gerlach, NV 89412
(775) 557-2326
Grades: PK-5
| 41 students
555 East Sunset Boulevard
Gerlach, NV 89412
(775) 557-2326
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
1201 Corporate Dr. Ste. 100
Reno, NV 89502
(775) 857-3025
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
1331 East Plumb Lane
Reno, NV 89502
(775) 333-5100
Grades: 9-12
| 75 students
Homebound (Closed 2005)
Alternative School
425 East Ninth
Reno, NV 89520
(775) 348-0271
Grades: 1-12
| n/a students
1195 Corporate Blvd Suite C
Reno, NV 89502
(775) 857-1544
Grades: 9-12
| 194 students
Jan Evans (Closed 2012)
Alternative School
650 Ferrari Mcleod Blv
Reno, NV 89512
(775) 325-7800
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
915 Lander Street
Reno, NV 89509
(775) 333-5030
Grades: PK-6
| 336 students
Nevada State High School (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
7530 Longley Ln.
Reno, NV 89511
(702) 953-2600
Grades: 11-12
| n/a students
1327 Pyramid Way
Sparks, NV 89431
(775) 358-6033
Grades: K-8
| 82 students
Occupational Center (Closed 2005)
Vocational School
Magnet School
1251 Foster Drive
Reno, NV 89509
(775) 322-6299
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
350 Hunter Lake
Reno, NV 89509
(775) 333-5351
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
2001 Soaring Eagle Drive
Reno, NV 89512
(775) 333-5080
Grades: PK-6
| 424 students
1925 F Street
Sparks, NV 89431
(775) 353-5720
Grades: PK-6
| 321 students
820 15th St.
Sparks, NV 89431
(775) 353-5500
Grades: PK
| n/a students
2275 18th Street
Sparks, NV 89431
(775) 353-5770
Grades: PK
| 27 students
1050 Bible Way
Reno, NV 89502
(775) 323-8555
Grades: 9-12
| 167 students
1700 Carville Drive
Reno, NV 89512
(775) 333-5130
Grades: 7-8
| 580 students
Voice Program (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
1325 Corporate Blvd Ste D
Reno, NV 89502
(775) 323-9401
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Washoe Innovations High School (Closed 2016)
Alternative School
Magnet School
777 West 2nd Street
Reno, NV 89509
(775) 333-5150
Grades: 9-12
| 253 students
778 West 2nd Street
Reno, NV 89509
(775) 333-5020
Grades: 7-8
| 14 students
Washoe Online Learning (Closed 2012)
Alternative School
Magnet School
785 W 6th Street
Reno, NV 89520
(775) 333-6100
Grades: K-12
| 241 students
785 W 6th St
Reno, NV 89503
(775) 333-6100
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1255 Mill Street
Reno, NV 89502
(775) 238-2777
Grades: PK-12
| n/a students

Recent Articles

Teaching: Using Virtual Reality
Teaching: Using Virtual Reality
Virtual Reality can enhance your lessons safely and efficiently. Virtual reality allows your students to explore worlds they might not otherwise see. We offer some suggestions on how to use VR in your classrooom.
Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps or JROTC
July 11, 2022
Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps or JROTC
JROTC offers valuable lessons in leadership, character-building and citizenship. Here's a look at the various JROTC programs out there together with a look at the pros and cons of the program.
Teaching: Contract Renewal
July 05, 2022
Teaching: Contract Renewal
Most teaching contracts are year-to-year, or longer if you're eligible. Here are some suggestions for safeguarding your employment.