Sandy Valley Jr/sr High School

1420 E. Pearl Ave.
Jean, NV 89019
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Sandy Valley Jr/sr High School serves 137 students in grades 6-12.
Sandy Valley Jr/sr High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 68% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Sandy Valley Jr/sr High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for:

School Overview

Sandy Valley Jr/sr High School's student population of 137 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students137 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Sandy Valley Jr/sr High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 660 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Sandy Valley Jr/sr High School is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Overall Testing Rank
#501 out of 660 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
6%
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Hispanic
40%
43%
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Black
4%
11%
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White
50%
32%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
2%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.590.70
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClark County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sandy Valley Jr/sr High School is Desert Oasis High School (24.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Doral Academy Cactus (22.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sandy Valley Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jean Sandy Valley Elementary School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 132 students
    0.0 miles
    1420 E. Pearl Ave.
    Jean, NV 89019
    (702) 723-5344
    0 PK-5 132
  • Jean Goodsprings Elementary School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 23 students
    9.9 miles
    385 W. San Pedro Ave.
    Jean, NV 89019
    (702) 874-1378
    9.9 PK-5 23
  • Blue Diamond Blue Diamond Elementary School Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 42 students
    19.9 miles
    912 Village Lane
    Blue Diamond, NV 89004
    (702) 875-4226
    19.9 PK-5 42
  • Las Vegas Doral Academy Cactus Charter School
    Math: 63% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-8 | 997 students
    22.0 miles
    9025 W. Cactus Ave.
    Las Vegas, NV 89178
    (702) 960-7500
    22 K-8 997
  • Las Vegas Robert L Forbuss Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 717 students
    22.7 miles
    8601 S. Grand Canyon Dr.
    Las Vegas, NV 89178
    (702) 799-6840
    22.7 PK-5 717

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