Silver State High School

Tel: (775)883-7900
  • Silver State High School serves 412 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the NV average of 21:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% 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 412 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 412 students
Silver State High School Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender % Silver State High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Silver State High School Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by Grade Silver State High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.37 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 18:1 21:1
Silver State High School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2015)
American Indian
3%
1%
Silver State High School American Indian Students (2006-2015)
Asian
n/a
5%
Silver State High School Asian Students (2006-2014)
Hispanic
15%
41%
Silver State High School Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
n/a
10%
Silver State High School Black Students (2006-2014)
White
78%
35%
Silver State High School White Students (2006-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Silver State High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
6%
Silver State High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Silver State High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NV All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.37 0.47
Silver State High School Diversity Score (2006-2015)
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.
19%
45%
Silver State High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2013-2015)
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.
7%
7%
Silver State High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2013-2015)

District Comparison

  • State-sponsored Charter s School District's student population of 18,895 students has grown by 70% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $7,309 in this district is less than the state average of $9,191. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $6,873 is less than the state average of $11,068. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District Name State-sponsored Charter s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
9
Number of Students Managed 18,895 3,473
State-sponsored Charter s School District Students Managed (2006-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 68%
District Total Revenue $117 MM $32 MM
State-sponsored Charter s School District District Total Revenue (2010-2014)
District Spending $110 MM $38 MM
State-sponsored Charter s School District District Spending (2010-2014)
District Revenue / Student $7,309 $9,191
State-sponsored Charter s School District District Revenue / Student (2010-2014)
District Spending / Student $6,873 $11,068
State-sponsored Charter s School District District Spending / Student (2010-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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