Tonopah High School

  • Tonopah High School serves 118 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NV average of 21:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 65%.
  • Tonopah High School operates within the Nye County School District.
  • Nye County School District's 40% graduation rate is lower than the NV state average of 68%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 118 students has declined by 25% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 118 students
Tonopah High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Tonopah High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Tonopah High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Tonopah High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.33 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 13:1 21:1
Tonopah High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
4%
1%
Tonopah High School American Indian Students (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
5%
Tonopah High School Asian Students (1989-2010)
Hispanic
14%
41%
Tonopah High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
1%
10%
Tonopah High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
81%
35%
Tonopah High School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Tonopah High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
n/a
6%
Tonopah High School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2010)
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.
0.33 0.47
Tonopah High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
n/a n/a
Tonopah High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Tonopah High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

  • Nye County School District's student population of 5,168 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 40% has decreased from 95% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,121 is higher than the state average of $10,706. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,264 is higher than the state average of $10,490. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Nye County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
9
Number of Students Managed 5,168 3,473
Nye County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 40% 68%
Nye County School District Graduation Rate (1993-2015)
District Total Revenue $65 MM $37 MM
Nye County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $66 MM $36 MM
Nye County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $12,121 $10,706
Nye County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $12,264 $10,490
Nye County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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