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School Comparison Report | Jul. 23 2024
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School Comparison

About This Tool

Welcome to a smarter way to choose the perfect educational path for your student with Opportunity 180’s innovative school comparison feature! Easily make informed decisions about your student’s education by comparing up to three schools at the same grade level.

  • Effortless Comparison: Easily compare up to three schools within the same grade level (Example: only elementary schools).
  • Comprehensive Metrics: Explore vital school metrics, including star ratings, academic achievement, growth, English language proficiency, opportunity gaps, and student engagement.
  • Highlighting Excellence: Instantly spot the best rating in each category, showcased in vibrant blue.

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Step 1: Use the school search and look for schools near a location ideal for you and your student.

Step 1: Start a search

Step 2: Visit the school profile for more information. If you want to add a school to your comparison list, select “Compare This School” in the upper right-hand corner of the page.
You must find at least two schools to generate a comparison report. For the comparison report to generate, they must be of the same grade level (Example: elementary schools).

Step 2: Add a school

Step 3: Once a school has been added to your comparison list, it will appear at the top of the page. You can remove it at any time. You can also clear your entire comparison list by selecting “Start Over.” Add additional schools by returning to your initial search results. Don’t worry, the site will remember your selections, and you may visit any other pages during your research, returning to any school profile to continue your comparison.

Step 3: Added school

Step 4: When you are happy with your comparison choices, select “View Comparisons” to generate your comparison report.

Step 4: Generate a report

Pershing County High School

Nearby Schools

Pershing County Middle School (0.09 miles away)District Zoned, Middle School
Lovelock Elementary School (0.2 miles away)District Zoned, Pre-K - 5
Imlay Elementary School (40.21 miles away)District Zoned, Pre-K - 5

School Details

Enrollment 183

The total number of students enrolled at a school.

Spend Per Pupil $17,175

The total amount of money spent per student that year. This number includes federal, state, and local funds, and includes grants and appropriations.

Grades Served 9-12
Transience 9%

The percentage of students who do not finish the school year at the same school they started.

School Type District Zoned
  • District Zoned School - Your neighborhood public school, based on where the student lives. District Zoned Schools serve all students without restrictions.
  • Public Charter School - Schools of choice open to all students regardless of where they live. Charters operate without some of the regulations of district schools but are still held accountable to academic results and student achievement.
  • Public Magnet School - Schools that offer programs in specific focus areas, such as math, fine arts, science, or health. Entry to an elementary or middle school magnet program is interest-based.
  • Career and Technical Academies (CTA) - A type of Magnet School. Entry to a CTA program can be criteria, performance, and/or interest-based.
Long-Term Subs 82

Substitute teachers that teach for more than ten days in a row in a school for the same teacher.

School Population

English Learners (ELL) 7%

Students who speak a language other than English when they first enroll in school and receive support to grow and improve in English Language Arts.

Free/Reduced Price Lunch (FRL) 46%

Students who qualify for free or reduced lunch based on household income.

Individual Education Plan (IEP) 21%

Students receiving special education services.

White 45%
Hispanic 37%
In/AK Native 10%
Two or more races 6%
Black 2%
Pacific Islander 0%
Asian 0%

School Performance

English Language Proficiency

Student Engagement


College & Career Readiness

Academic Achievement and Equity
English Language Proficiency
College & Career Readiness
Student Engagement

How many kids at this school are on or above grade level?

Academic Achievement tells us how many students met the State defined on grade level score on the ACT for Math and ELA, and the Nevada Science Assessment.

Overall Performance
Performance By Student Race/Ethnicity

Academic Achievement

Overall on Grade Level 22%
District Average: 23%
English Language Arts on Grade Level 40%
District Average: 43%
Math on Grade Level 15%
District Average: 15%
Science on Grade Level 11%
District Average: 11%
  = District Average
NSPF Points Earned
Decreased by 36% in 2022
Overall on Grade Level
Decreased by 6% in 2022
Math on Grade Level
Decreased by 1% in 2022
English on Grade Level
No change in 2022

Equity in education means personal or social circumstances do not impact achievement. This data shows students on or above grade level across the school's student population. Differences may suggest some student groups are not getting the support to succeed. Note: Subgroups that are less than 25 in the total number of students tested are not included here.

ACT Composite Scores
= district average
How many students graduated in 4 years? 95%
How many students graduated in 5 years? 95%

How is this school doing with students who need extra help to learn the English language?

English Language Proficiency 5%
District Average: 25%

This percentage of students are on track to no longer need services for English language skills within five years.

How many students at this school participated in courses that prepare them for education beyond high school?

Post-secondary Course Participation 70%

Examples of these types of courses include Advanced Placement (AP), International Baccalaureate, Dual Credit/Dual Enrollment, and Career and Technical Education classes.

How many students completed (took an AP assessment) courses designed to prepare them for education beyond high school?

Post-secondary Course Participation 13%

How many students graduated with an Advanced Diploma OR a College and Career Ready (CCR) Diploma?

Post-secondary Course Participation 37%

Explore the requirements for Nevada students to earn an Advanced Diploma OR a College and Career Ready (CCR) Diploma.

ACT Test Results: How many students at this school are ready for college?

ACT test score of 22 or higher NA%

To graduate, students must take the College and Career Readiness (CCR) assessment in 11th grade on the scheduled testing day. The CCR assessment given to students in Nevada is called the ACT.

While students are required to take the ACT to graduate, their ACT score is not used to determine graduation eligibility. Instead, the ACT score is used by colleges to understand how well a student is doing in certain subjects. Students may choose to include their ACT score when applying to colleges. A student is considered ready for college if they score a 22 or higher on the ACT. Learn more.

Student Engagement

A student that is absent 10% or more of the total days enrolled in a school will be identified as chronically absent. A student must be enrolled in a school for at least 91 days of the current school year to be included in this calculation.

How many students at this school were chronically absent?

Chronic Absence 22%

How many 9th graders are considered on-track?

On-track 9th graders 93%

School Climate

The Nevada School Climate/Social Emotional Learning Survey (NV-SCSEL) is given to students each fall. It is used by schools to understand how students feel about the quality of school life.

Learn more about school climate

Scale Key:
Most Favorable
Least Favorable
Select a category to explore the results:
Overall Data
Cultural & Linguistic Competence
Emotional Safety
Physical Safety

School Discipline

Nevada law requires each school to report incidents of disciplinary action by race and ethnicity
No data indicate that the school did not report any recorded instances of discipline in the selected category.
Learn more about school climate

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