Smith Valley Schools

  • Smith Valley Schools serves 202 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 67%.

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School Overview

  • Smith Valley Schools's student population of 202 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students202 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Smith Valley Schools's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Smith Valley Schools is 0.44, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Overall School Rank#251 out of 620 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:120:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
25%
42%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
71%
33%
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Two or more races
3%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Smith Valley Schools.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NV.
Diversity Score0.440.70
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Graduation Rate≥80%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Smith Valley Schools and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nevada by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLYON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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