Robert Mc Queen High School

6055 Lancer Street

Reno, NV 89523
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (775)746-5880
  • Robert Mc Queen High School serves 1,788 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 79% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 39%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 90% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 49%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Robert Mc Queen High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 66%.
  • Robert Mc Queen High School operates within the Washoe County School District.
  • Washoe County School District's 77% graduation rate is higher than the Nevada state average of 72%.

Top Placements (Nevada)

Robert Mc Queen High School is Listed among the top public schools in Nevada for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 5%)
  • Graduation Rate Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
  • Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 10%)

School Overview

  • Robert Mc Queen High School's student population of 1788 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 77 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,788 students
Robert Mc Queen High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Robert Mc Queen High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers77 teachers
Robert Mc Queen High School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeRobert Mc Queen High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Robert Mc Queen High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 620 schools in Nevada (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Robert Mc Queen High School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
39%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
49%
Student : Teacher Ratio23:120:1
Robert Mc Queen High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
American Indian
1%
1%
Robert Mc Queen High School American Indian Students (1988-2016)
Asian
10%
5%
Robert Mc Queen High School Asian Students (1988-2016)
Hispanic
21%
42%
Robert Mc Queen High School Black Students (1988-2016)
Black
2%
10%
Robert Mc Queen High School Black Students (1988-2016)
White
58%
34%
Robert Mc Queen High School White Students (1988-2016)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Robert Mc Queen High School Hawaiian Students (2011-2016)
Two or more races
7%
6%
Robert Mc Queen High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsRobert Mc Queen High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNV All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.610.47
Robert Mc Queen High School Diversity Score (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate
93%
72%
Robert Mc Queen High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
49%
Robert Mc Queen High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
Robert Mc Queen High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Robert Mc Queen High School is Washoe County School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 18 school districts in Nevada (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Washoe County School District's student population of 66,504 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 77% has increased from 70% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,649 in this district is less than the state average of $10,799. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,796 is less than the state average of $10,786. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameWashoe County School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    107
    9
    Number of Students Managed66,5043,273
    Washoe County School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    45%
    39%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    53%
    49%
    District Graduation Rate
    77%
    72%
    District Total Revenue$627 MM$35 MM
    District Spending$637 MM$35 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,649$10,799
    District Spending / Student$9,796$10,786
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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