Shadow Ridge High School

  • Shadow Ridge High School serves 3,000 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 72% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 69% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Shadow Ridge High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 67%.

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School Overview

  • Shadow Ridge High School's student population of 3,000 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 119 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students3,000 students
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Total Classroom Teachers119 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Shadow Ridge High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 622 schools in Nevada (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Shadow Ridge High School is 0.70, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.70. 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#58 out of 622 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
26%
42%
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Black
16%
11%
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White
45%
33%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
7%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shadow Ridge High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NV.
Diversity Score0.700.70
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Graduation Rate
93%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
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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The administration of this school does not seem to be concerned about quality of staff, or doing the best it can for its students. Note the easy requirements for passing grades (lack of grammar, punctuation, spelling,etc.,corrections in course work). The lack of students participating in extra-curricular activities is a sure sign that students are not encouraged to participate by the administration. The low number of students in the sports programs and poor win records in those programs indicate again, the administration really are not student advocates.
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