Desert Pines High School



Desert Pines High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Desert Pines 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
9 612
10 554
11 513
12 515
UG 23

Desert Pines High School is a public high school of the Clark County School District located in Las Vegas, NV. It has 2,217 students in grades 9th through 12th. Desert Pines High School is the 26th largest public high school in Nevada and the 969th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 23.3 to 1.

Total Students: 2,217
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 95

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Desert Pines High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,179
(53%)
48,899
(51%)
 Female 1,038
(47%)
46,956
(49%)

Desert Pines High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,773
(80%)
39,030
(41%)
 Black 222
(10%)
12,716
(13%)
 White 134
(6%)
29,550
(31%)
 Asian 47
(2%)
7,084
(7%)
 Two or More 19
(1%)
5,424
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 14
(1%)
1,447
(2%)
 American Indian 8
(0%)
604
(1%)

Desert Pines High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,402
(63%)
36,877
(38%)
 Not Eligible 705
(32%)
52,357
(55%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 110
(5%)
6,621
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Desert Pines High School is ranked 9th out of 0 ranked schools in Nevada, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Desert Pines High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (68.2%) is significantly higher than the state average of 42.5%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Desert Pines High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 3160
2006 3101
2008 2755
2009 2572
2010 2274
2011 2231
2012 2217

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 25.5
2006 23.3
2008 22.4
2009 22.6
2010 21.9
2011 24.2
2012 23.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.64398734177215
2006
2008 0.53793103448276
2009 0.5206065318818
2010 0.69876868953386
2011 0.80995069475571
2012 0.68200270635995

Compare Desert Pines High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,176.8% 21.8:1
 
2,330.0% 23.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 42.5%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 68.2%
 

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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

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