North Valleys High School

  • North Valleys High School serves 2,061 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is equal to the NV average of 21:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 65%.
  • North Valleys High School operates within the Washoe County School District.
  • Washoe County School District's 54% graduation rate is lower than the NV state average of 69%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2061 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 96 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,061 students
North Valleys High School Total Students (2003-2015)
Gender %North Valleys High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers96 teachers
North Valleys High School Total Teachers (2003-2015)
Students by GradeNorth Valleys High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio21:121:1
North Valleys High School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2015)
American Indian
1%
1%
North Valleys High School American Indian Students (2004-2015)
Asian
4%
6%
North Valleys High School Asian Students (2004-2015)
Hispanic
41%
41%
North Valleys High School Black Students (2004-2015)
Black
2%
10%
North Valleys High School Black Students (2004-2015)
White
47%
35%
North Valleys High School White Students (2004-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
North Valleys High School Hawaiian Students (2012-2014)
Two or more races
5%
6%
North Valleys High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsNorth Valleys High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNV All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.610.70
North Valleys High School Diversity Score (2004-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
37%
45%
North Valleys High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
7%
North Valleys High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2015)

District Comparison

  • Washoe County School District's student population of 65,491 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 54% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,649 in this district is less than the state average of $11,600. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,796 is less than the state average of $11,281. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameWashoe County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
106
9
Number of Students Managed65,4913,473
Washoe County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate54%69%
Washoe County School District Graduation Rate (1992-2015)
District Total Revenue$627 MM$40 MM
Washoe County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$637 MM$38 MM
Washoe County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,649$11,600
Washoe County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,796$11,281
Washoe County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

5  9/26/2007
i think this school is one of the best schools in the whole of united states because they are smart starts studies the very first day of school they compeet agains other school in sports and academics. my nine months in north valleys high shool was a blessing.philip agbo
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