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
9 727
10 631
11 614
12 555
UG 12

Desert Pines High School is a public high school of the Clark County School District located in Las Vegas, NV. It has 2,539 students in grades 9th through 12th. Desert Pines High School is the 20th largest public high school in Nevada and the 601st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 25.9 to 1.

Total Students: 2,539
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 25.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 98
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 601st out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Nevada: 20th out of 158
Student/Teacher Rank in Nevada: 111th out of 139
Full Time Teacher Rank in Nevada: 22nd out of 139

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Desert Pines High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,372
(54%)
54,344
(51%)
 Female 1,167
(46%)
51,249
(49%)

Desert Pines High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 2,006
(79%)
45,200
(43%)
 Black 306
(12%)
14,623
(14%)
 White 114
(4%)
29,600
(28%)
 Two or More 50
(2%)
6,056
(6%)
 Asian 33
(1%)
7,952
(8%)
 Pacific Islander 22
(1%)
1,622
(2%)
 American Indian 8
(0%)
540
(1%)

Desert Pines High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 2,091
(82%)
59,479
(56%)
 Not Eligible 448
(18%)
46,114
(44%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Desert Pines High School is ranked 7th out of 142 ranked schools in Nevada, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Desert Pines High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (82.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 50.9%. 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
2013 2215
2014 2279
2015 2539

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
2013 21.5
2014 23
2015 25.9

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
2013 0.71422121896163
2014 0.69240895129443
2015 0.82355257975581

Compare Desert Pines High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
2,156.8% 21.6:1
 
2,590.0% 25.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 50.9%
 
This School 82.4%
 

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