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
9 177
10 179
11 202
12 175
UG 4

Dayton High School is a public high school of the Lyon County School District located in Dayton, NV. It has 737 students in grades 9th through 12th. Dayton High School is the 64th largest public high school in Nevada and the 7,815th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.0 to 1.

Total Students: 737
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18:1
Full Time Teachers: 41

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Dayton High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 387
(53%)
1,587
(51%)
 Female 350
(47%)
1,495
(49%)

Dayton High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 480
(65%)
2,022
(66%)
 Hispanic 198
(27%)
713
(23%)
 Two or More 41
(6%)
144
(5%)
 Asian 9
(1%)
38
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
123
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
12
(0%)
 Black 2
(0%)
30
(1%)

Dayton High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 484
(66%)
1,801
(58%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 198
(27%)
1,041
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 55
(7%)
240
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Dayton High School is ranked 61st out of 0 ranked schools in Nevada, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dayton High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (34.3%) is slightly 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.

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

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

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

Compare Dayton High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,800.0% 18.0:1
 
2,176.8% 21.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 34.3%
 
State Average 42.5%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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