Tonopah High School

1250 S. Main @ Tennant Lane
Tonopah, NV 89049
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Tonopah High School serves 113 students in grades 9-12.
Tonopah 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 20-29% (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 20-29% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 68% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Tonopah High School's student population of 113 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students113 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

Tonopah 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 Tonopah High School is 0.40, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Overall Testing Rank
#534 out of 660 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:120:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
2%
6%
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Hispanic
15%
43%
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Black
2%
11%
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White
76%
32%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
1%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.400.70
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNye County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Tonopah High School is Round Mountain High School (44.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tonopah Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tonopah Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tonopah Tonopah Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 183 students
    0.9 miles
    1220 Idaho Circle
    Tonopah, NV 89049
    (775) 482-6644
    0.9 PK-5 183
  • Tonopah Tonopah Middle School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 86 students
    0.9 miles
    1220 Idaho Circle
    Tonopah, NV 89049
    (775) 482-6644
    0.9 6-8 86
  • Tonopah Warm Springs Elementary Middle School
    Grades: PK-8 | 7 students
    3.4 miles
    #2 Twin Springs Ranch Rd
    Tonopah, NV 89049
    (775) 537-5019
    3.4 PK-8 7
  • Goldfield Goldfield Elementary School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 21 students
    24.2 miles
    233 Ramsey St.
    Goldfield, NV 89013
    (775) 485-3215
    24.2 PK-8 21
  • Silverpeak Silver Peak Elementary School
    Grades: K-8 | 6 students
    30.9 miles
    500 Galena St.
    Silverpeak, NV 89047
    (775) 937-2261
    30.9 K-8 6

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