Sunrise Mountain High School

  • Sunrise Mountain High School serves 2,569 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 62% (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 58% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 48%) 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 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 67%.

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School Overview

  • Sunrise Mountain High School's student population of 2,569 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 103 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,569 students
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Total Classroom Teachers103 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sunrise Mountain High School's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sunrise Mountain High School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. 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#270 out of 620 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sunrise Mountain High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nevada by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio25:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
76%
42%
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Black
12%
11%
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White
9%
33%
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Two or more races
2%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sunrise Mountain High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NV.
Diversity Score0.400.48
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Graduation Rate
92%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
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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