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For the 2021 school year, there are 114 public schools serving 71,183 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 High 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 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Nevada public schools.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nevada public school average of 68% (majority Hispanic).

Best Washoe County Public Schools (2021)

  • 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 | 172 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Tmcc Magnet High School Magnet School
    Math: 75-79% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    7000 Dandini Boulevard
    Reno, NV 89512
    (775) 674-7660

    Grades: 10-12 | 249 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Roy Gomm Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 80% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    4000 Mayberry Drive
    Reno, NV 89509
    (775) 333-5000

    Grades: PK-6 | 474 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Ted Hunsberger Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 80% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2505 Crossbow Court
    Reno, NV 89511
    (775) 851-7095

    Grades: PK-6 | 752 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Caughlin Ranch Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 73% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4881 Village Green Parkway
    Reno, NV 89509
    (775) 689-2600

    Grades: PK-6 | 592 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 | 254 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-6 | 835 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Rollan D. Melton Ellementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    6557 Archimedes Drive
    Reno, NV 89523
    (775) 746-7440

    Grades: PK-5 | 515 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Brown Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    13815 Spelling Court
    Reno, NV 89511
    (775) 851-5600

    Grades: PK-5 | 862 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Hunter Lake Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    909 Hunter Lake Drive
    Reno, NV 89509
    (775) 333-5040

    Grades: PK-6 | 418 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Doral Academy Northern Nevada Charter School
    Math: 65% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    200 Despain Lane
    Reno, NV 89511
    (775) 453-4239

    Grades: K-4 | 161 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    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 | 582 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    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 | 475 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Reno High School Math: 54% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    395 Booth Street
    Reno, NV 89509
    (775) 333-5050

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,675 student
  • Rank: #1515.
    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 | 683 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Mount Rose K-8 Academy Of Languages Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    915 Lander Street
    Reno, NV 89509
    (775) 333-5030

    Grades: PK-8 | 492 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Alyce Savage Taylor Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    252 Egyptian Way
    Sparks, NV 89431
    (775) 425-7700

    Grades: PK-6 | 738 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    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 | 1,228 student
  • Rank: #1919.
    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 | 457 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Spanish Springs Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    100 Marilyn Mae Drive
    Sparks, NV 89436
    (775) 425-7710

    Grades: PK-6 | 867 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Alpine Academy High School Charter School
    Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    605 Boxington Way Suite 112
    Sparks, NV 89434
    (775) 356-1166

    Grades: 9-12 | 133 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Darrell C 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 | 780 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    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-6 | 326 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Academy Of Art Careers And Technology Magnet School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    380 Edison Way
    Reno, NV 89502
    (775) 861-4418

    Grades: 9-12 | 576 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Bud Beasley Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2100 Canyon Parkway
    Sparks, NV 89436
    (775) 626-5250

    Grades: PK-6 | 820 students
  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Coral Academy Middle School Charter School
    Math: 49% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1350 E Ninth Street
    Reno, NV 89512
    (775) 323-2332

    Grades: 5-8 | 555 students
  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Honors Academy Of Literature Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    195 N. Arlington Ave
    Reno, NV 89501
    (775) 737-4084

    Grades: K-8 | 215 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    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 | 280 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Double Diamond Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1200 S. Meadows Parkway
    Reno, NV 89511
    (775) 850-6212

    Grades: PK-5 | 917 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    B D Billinghurst Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    6685 Chesterfield Lane
    Reno, NV 89523
    (775) 746-5870

    Grades: 6-8 | 924 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Jerry Whitehead Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 50% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3570 Waterfall Drive
    Sparks, NV 89434
    (775) 626-5200

    Grades: PK-6 | 544 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Florence Drake Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2755 4th Street
    Sparks, NV 89431
    (775) 353-5510

    Grades: PK-6 | 283 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    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 | 493 students
  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35.
    Peavine Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1601 Grandview Avenue
    Reno, NV 89503
    (775) 746-5840

    Grades: PK-5 | 374 students
  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35.
    Verdi Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    250 Bridge Street
    Verdi, NV 89439
    (775) 345-8100

    Grades: PK-6 | 286 students
  • Show 79 more public schools in Washoe County, NV (out of 114 total schools)
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