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'''Nevada''' is home to 17 school districts, 631 schools and 439,277 K-12 students.
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'''Nevada''' is home to 17 school districts, 631 schools and 439,277 K-12 students.<ref name=NVDoE>[http://www.nevadareportcard.com/profile/pdf/11-12/00.E.pdf ''Nevada Department of Education,'' "2011-2012 State Accountability Summary Report," accessed August 7, 2013]</ref>
  
 
==Quick facts==
 
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===Enrollment, academics, and spending===
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===Enrollment and spending===
The following table displays the top ten Nevada school districts by total student enrollment, Academic Performance Index (API) scores, and per-pupil spending.
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The following table displays the top ten Nevada school districts by total student enrollment and per-pupil spending.<ref name=NVDoE/><ref>[http://www.nevadareportcard.com/ ''Nevada Annual Reports of Accountability,'' "Per Pupil Expenditures (2010-2011)," accessed August 7, 2013]</ref>
  
 
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| 1.) [[Clark County School District, Nevada|Clark County]] || 1.) [[Hillsborough City School District, California|Hillsborough City]] || 1.) [[Esmeralda County School District, Nevada|Esmeralda County]]
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| 1.) [[Clark County School District, Nevada|Clark County]] || 1.) [[Esmeralda County School District, Nevada|Esmeralda County]]
 
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| 2.) [[Washoe County School District, Nevada|Washoe County]] || 2.) [[Woodside Elementary School District, California|Woodside Elementary]] || 2.) [[Eureka County School District, Nevada|Eureka County]]
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| 2.) [[Washoe County School District, Nevada|Washoe County]] || 2.) [[Eureka County School District, Nevada|Eureka County]]
 
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| 3.) [[Elko County School District, Nevada|Elko County]] || 3.) [[Los Altos School District, California|Los Altos]] || 3.) [[Mineral County School District, Nevada|Mineral County]]
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| 3.) [[Elko County School District, Nevada|Elko County]] || 3.) [[Mineral County School District, Nevada|Mineral County]]
 
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| 4.) [[Lyon County School District, Nevada|Lyon County]] || 4.) [[Saratoga Union Elementary School District, California|Saratoga Union Elementary]] || 4.) [[Pershing County School District, Nevada|Pershing County]]
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| 4.) [[Lyon County School District, Nevada|Lyon County]] || 4.) [[Pershing County School District, Nevada|Pershing County]]
 
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| 5.) [[Carson City School District, Nevada|Carson City]] || 5.) [[Orinda Union Elementary School District, California|Orinda Union Elementary]] || 5.) [[Storey County School District, Nevada|Storey County]]
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| 5.) [[Carson City School District, Nevada|Carson City]] || 5.) [[Storey County School District, Nevada|Storey County]]
 
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| 6.) [[Douglas County School District, Nevada|Douglas County]] || 6.) [[Santa Clara Elementary School District, California|Santa Clara Elementary]] || 6.) [[Lincoln County School District, Nevada|Lincoln County]]
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| 7.) [[Nye County School District, Nevada|Nye County]] || 7.) [[Lakeside Joint School District, California|Lakeside Joint]] || 7.) [[White Pine County School District, Nevada|White Pine County]]
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| 8.) [[Churchill County School District, Nevada|Churchill County]] || 8.) [[Las Lomitas Elementary School District, California|Las Lomitas Elementary]] || 8.) [[Nye County School District, Nevada|Nye County]]
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| 9.) [[Humboldt County School District, Nevada|Humboldt County]] || 9.) [[Moraga School District, California|Moraga]] || 9.) [[Elko County School District, Nevada|Elko County]]
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| 10.) [[White Pine County School District, Nevada|White Pine County]] || 10.) [[Reed Union Elementary School District, California|Reed Union Elementary]] || 10.) [[Lander County School District, Nevada|Lander County]]
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===Demographics===
 
===Demographics===
The following table displays the ethnic distribution of students in Nevada.<ref>[http://www.nevadareportcard.com/ ''Nevada Annual Reports of Accountability,'' "State of Nevada - Demographic Profile," accessed August 7, 2013," accessed August 7, 2013]</ref>
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The following table displays the ethnic distribution of students in Nevada.<ref name=NVDoE/>
  
 
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Revision as of 12:58, 7 August 2013

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List of school districts in Nevada

State profile
Number of students: 439,277
Number of schools: 631
Number of school districts: 17
Graduation rate: 62.0%
Per-pupil spending: $7,716
State school administration
State Superintendent: Rorie Fitzpatrick
State Board President: Elaine Wynn
State Board Members: 11
Table of Contents
Quick facts
School board elections
External links
References
See also
School board elections
List of school districts in Nevada
Nevada
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Nevada is home to 17 school districts, 631 schools and 439,277 K-12 students.[1]

Quick facts

State school administrators

Enrollment and spending

The following table displays the top ten Nevada school districts by total student enrollment and per-pupil spending.[1][4]

Student enrollment Per-pupil spending
1.) Clark County 1.) Esmeralda County
2.) Washoe County 2.) Eureka County
3.) Elko County 3.) Mineral County
4.) Lyon County 4.) Pershing County
5.) Carson City 5.) Storey County
6.) Douglas County 6.) Lincoln County
7.) Nye County 7.) White Pine County
8.) Churchill County 8.) Nye County
9.) Humboldt County 9.) Elko County
10.) White Pine County 10.) Lander County

Demographics

The following table displays the ethnic distribution of students in Nevada.[1]

Ethnicity Number of students Percentage
Hispanic 174,033 39.6%
White 164,378 37.4%
African American 42,347 9.6%
Asian 24,796 5.6%
Two or More Races 23,182 5.4%
Pacific Islander 5,516 1.3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 5,025 1.1%

School board elections

Upcoming elections

See also: List of school board elections in 2014

In 2014, three of the top enrollment school districts in Nevada will hold elections for a total of nine school board seats across the state. These three school districts will hold their elections on November 4, 2014.

See also

External links

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References