Spring Valley High School

3750 S. Buffalo Dr.
Las Vegas, NV 89147
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Spring Valley High School serves 2,334 students in grades 9-12.
Spring Valley High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 68% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Spring Valley High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for:

School Overview

Spring Valley High School's student population of 2,334 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 96 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,334 students
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Total Classroom Teachers96 teachers
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School Comparison

Spring Valley High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 660 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Spring Valley High School is 0.76, which is more 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Overall Testing Rank
#486 out of 660 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
16%
6%
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Hispanic
35%
43%
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Black
13%
11%
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White
27%
32%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
8%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.760.70
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Graduation Rate
94%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClark County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Spring Valley High School is Beacon Academy Of Nevada (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Clifford J Lawrence Junior High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Roger M Bryan Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Las Vegas Roger M Bryan Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 771 students
    0.6 miles
    8255 W. Katie Ave
    Las Vegas, NV 89147
    (702) 799-1270
    0.6 PK-5 771
  • Las Vegas Imagine School Mountain View Charter School
    Math: 37% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 685 students
    0.7 miles
    6610 Grand Montecito Parkway
    Las Vegas, NV 89149
    (702) 253-0251
    0.7 K-6 685
  • Las Vegas P A Diskin Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 711 students
    0.9 miles
    4220 S. Ravenwood
    Las Vegas, NV 89147
    (702) 799-5930
    0.9 PK-5 711
  • Las Vegas Frank Kim Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 554 students
    1.1 miles
    7600 Peace Way
    Las Vegas, NV 89147
    (702) 799-5990
    1.1 PK-5 554
  • Las Vegas C H Decker Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 781 students
    1.3 miles
    3850 S. Redwood
    Las Vegas, NV 89103
    (702) 799-5920
    1.3 PK-5 781

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