Reno High School

  • Reno High School serves 1,668 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the NV average of 21:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 65%.
  • Reno 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 68%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1668 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 72 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,668 students
Reno High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Reno High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
Reno High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Reno High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 21:1
Reno High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
1%
1%
Reno High School American Indian Students (1990-2015)
Asian
6%
5%
Reno High School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
19%
41%
Reno High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
1%
10%
Reno High School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
67%
35%
Reno High School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Reno High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
6%
6%
Reno High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Reno High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NV 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.
0.51 0.47
Reno High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
15%
45%
Reno High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
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.
1%
7%
Reno High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

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 $9,451 is higher than the state average of $9,191. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,333 is less than the state average of $11,068. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name Washoe County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
106
9
Number of Students Managed 65,491 3,473
Washoe County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 54% 68%
Washoe County School District Graduation Rate (1993-2010)
District Total Revenue $620 MM $32 MM
Washoe County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $612 MM $38 MM
Washoe County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,451 $9,191
Washoe County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,333 $11,068
Washoe County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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