Desert Pines High School

2/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
25
Grades
9-12 & Ungraded
Students
2,279
Type
Public
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Academics
2/10
Test scores
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Very concerning:

Test scores at this school fall far below the state average. This means that students at this school are not performing at grade level.


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Math
53%
State avg: 78%
Science
60%
State avg: 78%
Reading
60%
State avg: 82%
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College readiness
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AP course participation
14%
State avg: 15%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
11%
State avg: 55%
Equity
Environment
Students
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Hispanic
80%
Black
11%
White
4%
Two or more races
2%
Asian
2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
19 :1
State avg: 17 :1
Students per counselor
316 :1
State avg: 508 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
20%
State avg: 14%
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Neighborhood
3800 Harris Ave
Las Vegas, NV 89110
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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