Owyhee High School (Closed 2005)

  • Owyhee High School served 128 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 was lower than the Nevada state level of 21:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 96% of the student body (majority American Indian), which was higher than the Nevada state average of 68%.

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Owyhee High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for:

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students128 students
This chart display total students of Owyhee High School by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Owyhee High School by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Owyhee High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2004-2005 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Student : Teacher Ratio9:121:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Owyhee High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Nevada by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
American Indian
95%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Owyhee High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Asian
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Owyhee High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 1996-97 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
43%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Owyhee High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
White
4%
32%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Owyhee High School and the percentage of White public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Owyhee High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NV.
Diversity Score0.100.70
This chart display the diversity score of Owyhee High School and the public school average diversity score of Nevada by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Owyhee High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Nevada by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
19%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Owyhee High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nevada by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElko County School District
Source: 2004-2005 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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