Explore Knowledge Academy Charter Secondary

Public School
4801 South Sandhill Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89121
Clark County
(702) 730-2933

School District
Clark County School District



Explore Knowledge Academy Charter Secondary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Explore Knowledge Academy Charter Secondary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 70
7 70
8 66
9 27
10 31
11 27
12 15

Explore Knowledge Academy Charter Secondary is a public high school of the Clark County School District located in Las Vegas, NV. It has 306 students in grades 6th through 12th. Explore Knowledge Academy Charter Secondary is the 84th largest public high school in Nevada and the 14,367th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 22.7 to 1.

Total Students: 306
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 13.5

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Explore Knowledge Academy Charter Secondary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 154
(50%)
46,956
(49%)
 Male 152
(50%)
48,899
(51%)

Explore Knowledge Academy Charter Secondary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 161
(53%)
29,550
(31%)
 Hispanic 59
(19%)
39,030
(41%)
 Black 36
(12%)
12,716
(13%)
 Two or More 31
(10%)
5,424
(6%)
 Asian 13
(4%)
7,084
(7%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
1,447
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
604
(1%)

Explore Knowledge Academy Charter Secondary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Not Eligible 272
(89%)
52,357
(55%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 30
(10%)
36,877
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 4
(1%)
6,621
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Explore Knowledge Academy Charter Secondary is ranked 116th out of 0 ranked schools in Nevada, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Explore Knowledge Academy Charter Secondary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (11.1%) is significantly lower than the state average of 42.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Explore Knowledge Academy Charter Secondary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2008 225
2009 209
2010 239
2011 270
2012 306

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2008 N/A
2009 N/A
2010 N/A
2011 20
2012 22.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2008
2009
2010 N/A
2011 N/A
2012 0.11111111111111

Compare Explore Knowledge Academy Charter Secondary to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,176.8% 21.8:1
 
2,270.0% 22.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 11.1%
 
State Average 42.5%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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