Pahrump Valley High School



Pahrump Valley High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Pahrump Valley 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
9 364
10 333
11 285
12 287
UG 6

Pahrump Valley High School is a public high school of the Nye County School District located in Pahrump, NV. It has 1,275 students in grades 9th through 12th. Pahrump Valley High School is the 52nd largest public high school in Nevada and the 4,259th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 27.1 to 1.

Total Students: 1,275
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 27.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 47

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Pahrump Valley High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 682
(53%)
957
(54%)
 Female 593
(47%)
829
(46%)

Pahrump Valley High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 862
(68%)
1,227
(69%)
 Hispanic 274
(21%)
382
(21%)
 Black 70
(5%)
76
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 26
(2%)
35
(2%)
 American Indian 21
(2%)
41
(2%)
 Asian 18
(1%)
21
(1%)
 Two or More 4
(0%)
4
(0%)

Pahrump Valley High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 653
(51%)
791
(44%)
 Not Eligible 534
(42%)
876
(49%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 88
(7%)
119
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Pahrump Valley High School is ranked 32nd out of 0 ranked schools in Nevada, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Pahrump Valley High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (58.1%) is 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.

Pahrump Valley High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1266
2006 1308
2008 1506
2009 1430
2010 1381
2011 1313
2012 1275

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.4
2006 21
2008 22.5
2009 22.3
2010 23.4
2011 25.7
2012 27.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.26224328593997
2006
2008 0.44156706507304
2009 0.44195804195804
2010 0.51484431571325
2011 0.53846153846154
2012 0.58117647058824

Compare Pahrump Valley High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,176.8% 21.8:1
 
2,710.0% 27.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 42.5%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 58.1%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Pahrump Valley High School
Pahrump, NV
Public 09 - 12 1,275 27.1:1  
Pathways High (alternative)
Pahrump, NV
Public 09 - 12 140 70:1 2 miles
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