Peterson Behavior Jr/Sr High School



Peterson Behavior Jr/Sr High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Peterson Behavior Jr/Sr High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 2
7 9
8 13
9 9
10 12
11 13
12 10

Peterson Behavior Jr/Sr High School is a public high school of the Clark County School District located in Las Vegas, NV. It has 68 students in grades 6th through 12th. Peterson Behavior Jr/Sr High School is the 130th largest public high school in Nevada and the 21,730th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 5.7 to 1.

Total Students: 68
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 5.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 12

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Peterson Behavior Jr/Sr High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 45
(66%)
48,899
(51%)
 Female 23
(34%)
46,956
(49%)

Peterson Behavior Jr/Sr High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 22
(32%)
39,030
(41%)
 White 20
(29%)
29,550
(31%)
 Black 19
(28%)
12,716
(13%)
 Two or More 5
(7%)
5,424
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(1%)
1,447
(2%)
 Asian 1
(1%)
7,084
(7%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
604
(1%)

Peterson Behavior Jr/Sr High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 63
(93%)
52,357
(55%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 5
(7%)
36,877
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
6,621
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Peterson Behavior Jr/Sr High School is ranked 136th out of 0 ranked schools in Nevada, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Peterson Behavior Jr/Sr High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (7.4%) 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.

Peterson Behavior Jr/Sr High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 79
2006 57
2008 57
2009 64
2010 70
2011 147
2012 68

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 6.6
2006 4.1
2008 4.4
2009 5.8
2010 5.4
2011 9.8
2012 5.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.48101265822785
2006
2008 0.94736842105263
2009 0.953125
2010 0.35714285714286
2011 0.70748299319728
2012 0.073529411764706

Compare Peterson Behavior Jr/Sr High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
570.0% 5.7:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,176.8% 21.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 7.4%
 
State Average 42.5%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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