Clark High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,605
College Readiness Index
23.9
Math Proficiency
3.1
Reading Proficiency
3.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
26:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,885 Students
  • 113 Teachers

Clark High School
4291 PENNWOOD AVE
LAS VEGAS, NV 89102

Phone: (702) 799-5800

District: Clark County School District

Overview

Clark High School is ranked 5th within Nevada. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Clark High School is 39 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 84 percent. Clark High School is 1 of 67 high schools in the Clark County School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1605
State Rank
#5
Magnet Rank
#227

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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 2,885
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 84%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 69%
Full-Time Teachers 113

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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 95%
Proficient in Math 86%
College Readiness Index 23.9

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
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 67
Total Students 92,373
Proficient in Reading (district average) 97%
Proficient in Math (district average) 86%
College Readiness (district average) 15.6

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

Clark High School is 1 of 67 schools in the Clark County School District.

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