Sierra Vista High School



Sierra Vista High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sierra Vista 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
9 655
10 638
11 616
12 560
UG 16

Sierra Vista High School is a public high school of the Clark County School District located in Las Vegas, NV. It has 2,485 students in grades 9th through 12th. Sierra Vista High School is the 22nd largest public high school in Nevada and the 669th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 26.2 to 1.

Total Students: 2,485
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 26.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 95
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 669th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Nevada: 22nd out of 158
Student/Teacher Rank in Nevada: 115th out of 139
Full Time Teacher Rank in Nevada: 27th out of 139

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Sierra Vista High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,325
(53%)
54,344
(51%)
 Female 1,160
(47%)
51,249
(49%)

Sierra Vista High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 671
(27%)
29,600
(28%)
 Hispanic 606
(24%)
45,200
(43%)
 Asian 448
(18%)
7,952
(8%)
 Black 391
(16%)
14,623
(14%)
 Two or More 266
(11%)
6,056
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 88
(4%)
1,622
(2%)
 American Indian 15
(1%)
540
(1%)

Sierra Vista High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,313
(53%)
46,114
(44%)
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 1,172
(47%)
59,479
(56%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Sierra Vista High School is ranked 26th out of 142 ranked schools in Nevada, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sierra Vista High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (47.2%) is slightly 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.

Sierra Vista High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2893
2006 3235
2008 2648
2009 2241
2010 2107
2011 2112
2012 2225
2013 2317
2014 2396
2015 2485

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 25.4
2006 25.5
2008 25
2009 24.1
2010 25.1
2011 26.4
2012 28.5
2013 25.2
2014 27.2
2015 26.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.20255789837539
2006
2008 0.19410876132931
2009 0.21597501115573
2010 0.32795443758899
2011 0.42329545454545
2012 0.36584269662921
2013 0.37116961588261
2014 0.38564273789649
2015 0.47162977867203

Compare Sierra Vista High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
2,156.8% 21.6:1
 
2,620.0% 26.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 47.2%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 50.9%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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