Virginia City High School

  • Virginia City High School serves 121 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 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%.
  • Virginia City High School operates within the Storey County School District.
  • Storey County School District's 76% graduation rate is higher than the NV state average of 68%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 121 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 121 students
Virginia City High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Virginia City High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Virginia City High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Virginia City High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 11:1 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 9:1 21:1
Virginia City High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
5%
1%
Virginia City High School American Indian Students (1990-2015)
Asian
n/a
5%
Virginia City High School Asian Students (1990-2013)
Hispanic
10%
41%
Virginia City High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
2%
10%
Virginia City High School Black Students (1994-2015)
White
81%
35%
Virginia City High School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Virginia City High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2015)
Two or more races
1%
6%
Virginia City High School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Virginia City High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NV All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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
Virginia City 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
45%
Virginia City High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2008)

District Comparison

  • Storey County School District's student population of 402 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $18,907 is higher than the state average of $9,191. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,869 is higher than the state average of $11,068. The district spending/student has declined by 19% over four years.
School District Name Storey County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
9
Number of Students Managed 402 3,473
Storey County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 76% 68%
Storey County School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $32 MM
Storey County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $7 MM $38 MM
Storey County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $18,907 $9,191
Storey County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,869 $11,068
Storey County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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