Sandy Valley Jr/sr High School

  • Sandy Valley Jr/sr High School serves 125 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 67%.

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School Overview

  • Sandy Valley Jr/sr High School's student population of 125 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students125 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sandy Valley Jr/sr High School's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sandy Valley Jr/sr High School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Overall School Rank#405 out of 620 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:120:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
9%
5%
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Hispanic
34%
42%
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Black
4%
11%
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White
49%
33%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
1%
6%
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Diversity Score0.640.48
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Graduation Rate≥80%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClark County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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