Carson High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,946
College Readiness Index
19.2
Math Proficiency
3.3
Reading Proficiency
3.6
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,147 Students
  • 112 Teachers

Carson High School
1111 NORTH SALIMAN
CARSON CITY, NV 89701

Phone: (775) 283-1600

District: Carson City School District

Overview

Carson High School is ranked 7th within Nevada. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Carson High School is 27 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 43 percent. Carson High School is 1 of 2 high schools in the Carson City School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1946
State Rank
#7

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 2,147
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 43%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 36%
Full-Time Teachers 112

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 100%
Proficient in Math 96%
College Readiness Index 19.2

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Small City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 2
Total Students 2,312
Proficient in Reading (district average) 100%
Proficient in Math (district average) 96%
College Readiness (district average) 19.2

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