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 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 96% of the student body (majority American Indian), which was higher than the Nevada state average of 68% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students128 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Owyhee High School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2004-2005 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Student : Teacher Ratio9:118:1
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
94%
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
6%
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
2%
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.
Black
n/a
11%
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.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
6%
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 Score
0.120.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
20%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Owyhee High School is Owyhee High School (all Nv & Idaho Only) (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Owyhee Junior High School (all Nv & Idaho Only) (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Owyhee Elementary School (all Nv & Idaho Only) (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Owyhee Owyhee Elementary School (all Nv & Idaho Only) Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 180 students
    0.1 miles
    100 Academic Way
    Owyhee, NV 89832
    (775) 757-3400
    0.1 K-6 180
  • Owyhee Owyhee Junior High School (all Nv & Idaho Only) Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 44 students
    0.1 miles
    100 Academic Way
    Owyhee, NV 89832
    (775) 757-3400
    0.1 7-8 44
  • Owyhee Owyhee High School (all Nv & Idaho Only) Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 76 students
    0.3 miles
    100 Academic Way
    Owyhee, NV 89832
    (775) 757-3400
    0.3 9-12 76
  • Tuscarora Independence Valley Elementary School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-8 | 15 students
    44.3 miles
    Hc 32 Box 110
    Tuscarora, NV 89834
    (775) 756-5597
    44.3 K-8 15
  • Rogerson Three Creek Elem/jr High School
    Grades: PK-8 | 7 students
    64.0 miles
    49909 Three Creek Road
    Rogerson, ID 83302
    (208) 857-2281
    64 PK-8 7
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