Silver State High School

Tel: (775)883-7900
Grades 7-12
428 students
Silver State High School serves 428 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is equal to the NV average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 65%.
Silver State High School operates within the State-sponsored Charter s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 428 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 428 students
Silver State High School Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % Silver State High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Silver State High School Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade Silver State High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.36 is less 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 21:1 21:1
Silver State High School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
American Indian
4%
1%
Silver State High School American Indian Students (2006-2013)
Hispanic
13%
41%
Silver State High School Black Students (2006-2013)
White
79%
35%
Silver State High School White Students (2006-2013)
Two or more races
4%
6%
Silver State High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.36 0.47
Silver State High School Diversity Score (2006-2014)
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.
27%
45%
Silver State High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2013-2014)
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.
11%
8%
Silver State High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2013-2014)

District Comparison

State-sponsored Charter s School District's student population of 15,933 students has grown by 43% over five years.
The revenue/student of $7,754 in this district is less than the state average of $11,600. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $7,540 is less than the state average of $11,281. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name State-sponsored Charter s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
9
Number of Students Managed 15,933 1,349
State-sponsored Charter s School District Students Managed (2006-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 69%
District Total Revenue $40 MM $40 MM
State-sponsored Charter s School District District Total Revenue (2010-2014)
District Spending $38 MM $38 MM
State-sponsored Charter s School District District Spending (2010-2014)
District Revenue / Student $7,754 $11,600
State-sponsored Charter s School District District Revenue / Student (2010-2014)
District Spending / Student $7,540 $11,281
State-sponsored Charter s School District District Spending / Student (2010-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Pioneer (alternative) High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Carson Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edith West Fritsch Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • Carson CityEdith West Fritsch Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 556 students
    1.1 miles
    504 Bath St
    Carson CityNV 89701
    (775)283-1400
    1.1KG-5556
  • Carson CityPioneer (alternative) High SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 177 students
    1.4 miles
    225 East Park St
    Carson CityNV 89701
    (775)283-1300
    1.49-12177
  • Carson CityMark Twain Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 585 students
    1.5 miles
    2111 Carriage Crest Dr
    Carson CityNV 89703
    (775)283-1000
    1.5PK-5585
  • Carson CityCarson City Montessori Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-6 | 235 students
    1.9 miles
    2263 Mouton Dr
    Carson CityNV 89706
    (775)887-9500
    1.9KG-6235
  • Carson CityCarson High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2192 students
    1.9 miles
    1111 North Saliman
    Carson CityNV 89701
    (775)283-1600
    1.99-122192

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