Dayton High School



Dayton High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dayton High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 185
10 166
11 163
12 151
UG 4

Dayton High School is a public high school of the Lyon County School District located in Dayton, NV. It has 669 students in grades 9th through 12th. Dayton High School is the 67th largest public high school in Nevada and the 8,622nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.7 to 1.

Total Students: 669
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.85
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,622nd out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Nevada: 67th out of 158
Student/Teacher Rank in Nevada: 55th out of 139
Full Time Teacher Rank in Nevada: 62nd out of 139

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Dayton High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 342
(51%)
1,669
(50%)
 Female 327
(49%)
1,698
(50%)

Dayton High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 438
(65%)
2,120
(63%)
 Hispanic 180
(27%)
856
(25%)
 Two or More 35
(5%)
188
(6%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
36
(1%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
134
(4%)
 Black 2
(0%)
22
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
11
(0%)

Dayton High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 415
(62%)
1,773
(53%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 202
(30%)
1,288
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 52
(8%)
306
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Dayton High School is ranked 65th out of 142 ranked schools in Nevada, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dayton High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (38.0%) is lower than the state average of 50.9%. 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.

Dayton High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 731
2006 757
2008 764
2009 763
2010 758
2011 759
2012 737
2013 697
2014 670
2015 669

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.7
2006 17.6
2008 17.8
2009 18.6
2010 19
2011 19.2
2012 18
2013 18.8
2014 51.5
2015 18.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.20656634746922
2006
2008 0.20418848167539
2009 0.22411533420708
2010 0.31398416886544
2011 0.28722002635046
2012 0.34328358208955
2013 0.34576757532281
2014 0.30597014925373
2015 0.3796711509716

Compare Dayton High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,870.0% 18.7:1
 
2,156.8% 21.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 38.0%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 50.9%
 

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