Palo Verde High School



Palo Verde High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Palo Verde 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
9 729
10 738
11 672
12 628
UG 11

Palo Verde High School is a public high school of the Clark County School District located in Las Vegas, NV. It has 2,778 students in grades 9th through 12th. Palo Verde High School is the 11th largest public high school in Nevada and the 360th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 26.7 to 1.

Total Students: 2,778
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 26.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 104

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Palo Verde High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,435
(52%)
48,899
(51%)
 Female 1,343
(48%)
46,956
(49%)

Palo Verde High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,533
(55%)
29,550
(31%)
 Hispanic 534
(19%)
39,030
(41%)
 Black 269
(10%)
12,716
(13%)
 Asian 230
(8%)
7,084
(7%)
 Two or More 142
(5%)
5,424
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 46
(2%)
1,447
(2%)
 American Indian 24
(1%)
604
(1%)

Palo Verde High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 2,173
(78%)
52,357
(55%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 471
(17%)
36,877
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 134
(5%)
6,621
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Palo Verde High School is ranked 40th out of 0 ranked schools in Nevada, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Palo Verde High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (21.8%) is 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.

Palo Verde High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 3075
2006 3372
2008 3323
2009 3063
2010 2803
2011 2718
2012 2778

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 24.8
2006 26.8
2008 24.1
2009 24.9
2010 25
2011 26.4
2012 26.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.11642276422764
2006
2008 0.11646102919049
2009 0.12242899118511
2010 0.21120228326793
2011 0.25533480500368
2012 0.21778257739381

Compare Palo Verde High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,176.8% 21.8:1
 
2,670.0% 26.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 21.8%
 
State Average 42.5%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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