Palo Verde High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
16.5
Math Proficiency
3.3
Reading Proficiency
3.6
Student/Teacher Ratio
26:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,718 Students
  • 103 Teachers

Palo Verde High School
333 SOUTH PAVILION CENTER DR
LAS VEGAS, NV 89144

Phone: (702) 799-1450

District: Clark County School District

Overview

At Palo Verde High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Palo Verde High School is 20 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 46 percent. Palo Verde 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 None
National Rank
Unranked

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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 2,718
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 46%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 26%
Full-Time Teachers 103

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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 97%
Proficient in Math 95%
College Readiness Index 16.5

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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 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 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

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

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