Desert Pines High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
3800 Harris Ave.
Las Vegas, NV 89110
Phone
(702) 799-2196
District
CLARK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
CLARK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
2878
Classroom Teachers
116

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Nevada

1

(10 is best)

Better than 2.3% of NV schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Desert Pines High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

50 40 30 20 10 0
9%
34%
13%
43%
4%
25%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

30 25 20 15 10 5 0
25
22
21
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 726 25.2%
Grade 10 774 26.9%
Grade 11 730 25.4%
Grade 12 622 21.6%
Total 2878 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 4.0% 26.0% 34.1%
Black 15.2% 15.7% 12.1%
Hispanic 78.1% 49.6% 45.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.6% 6.7% 5.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.1% 2.1% 2.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 76.7% 69.2% 61.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 71.6% 63.2% 55.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.0% 6.0% 5.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 2,141,574 3,080,156
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 266.0 28
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.4% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.4% 18.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.1% 34.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.1% 25.5%
65 OR OLDER 14.1% 15.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 767,954 1,098,602
Single Parent Households With Children 12.5% 11.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 85.7% 86.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 23.9% 24.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.8% 11.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.8% 14.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.2% 13.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.0% 18.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.6% 18.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.2% 13.3%
$15,000 or less 10.4% 9.7%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,362 $1,753,121,986 50.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $436 $142,551,508 4.1%
Staff $521 $170,342,513 5.0%
General Administration $110 $35,964,830 1.0%
School Administration $663 $216,769,839 6.3%
Operation $835 $273,005,755 7.9%
Transportation $375 $122,607,375 3.6%
Other $282 $92,200,746 2.7%
Total Support $3,223 $1,053,769,519 30.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,943 $635,269,679 18.5%
Total Expenditures $10,528 $3,442,161,184 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,199 $2,562,331,951 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $482 $237,474,710 4.7%
Staff $485 $238,902,223 4.7%
General Administration $142 $69,909,159 1.4%
School Administration $644 $317,189,235 6.3%
Operation $825 $406,805,563 8.0%
Transportation $361 $177,687,844 3.5%
Other $346 $170,460,115 3.4%
Total Support $3,285 $1,618,717,991 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,789 $881,699,062 17.4%
Total Expenditures $10,273 $5,062,667,972 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%