Western Nv Yth Center (Closed 2006)

  • Western Nv Yth Center served 18 students in grades 9-12.
  • Minority enrollment was 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which was lower than the Nevada state average of 67%.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students18 students
This chart display total students of Western Nv Yth Center by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Western Nv Yth Center by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2005-2006 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ration/a20:1
American Indian
5%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Western Nv Yth Center and percentage of American Indian public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
42%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Western Nv Yth Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Black
5%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Western Nv Yth Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
White
84%
33%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Western Nv Yth Center and the percentage of White public school students in Nevada by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Western Nv Yth Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NV.
Diversity Score0.290.48
This chart display the diversity score of Western Nv Yth Center and the public school average diversity score of Nevada by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Western Nv Yth Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Nevada by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Western Nv Yth Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nevada by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLYON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2005-2006 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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    3.3 miles
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  • Silver Springs Silver Stage High School
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    3.6 miles
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  • Silver Springs Silver Stage Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 264 students
    3.6 miles
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  • Silver Springs Silver Stage Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 652 students
    3.7 miles
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    Silver Springs, NV 89429
    (775)577-5060
    3.7 PK-8 652
  • Fernley Fernley High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1007 students
    7.2 miles
    1300 Hwy 95a South
    Fernley, NV 89408
    (775)575-3400
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