George Whittell High School

Serves grades 7 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
240 Warrior Way
Zephyr Cove, NV 89448
Phone
(775) 588-2446
District
DOUGLAS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
DOUGLAS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
144
Classroom Teachers
31

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Nevada

6

(10 is best)

Better than 54.2% of NV schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

George Whittell High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 7

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
40%
41%
30%
49%
49%
32%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
34%
39%
44%
47%
25%
30%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 10

80 60 40 20 0
50%
36%
69%
47%
30%
25%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
5
14
19
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 25 17.4%
Grade 8 22 15.3%
Grade 9 29 20.1%
Grade 10 18 12.5%
Grade 11 27 18.8%
Grade 12 23 16.0%
Total 144 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 72.6% 70.0% 33.6%
Black 0.7% 0.4% 12.3%
Hispanic 24.4% 24.3% 45.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.5% 1.6% 5.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 3.6% 2.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 29.2% 35.2% 63.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 27.1% 29.1% 58.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.1% 6.2% 4.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 48,132 3,080,156
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 65.3 28
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.5% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.3% 18.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 23.7% 34.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.2% 25.5%
65 OR OLDER 27.4% 15.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 20,741 1,098,602
Single Parent Households With Children 6.9% 11.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.2% 86.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 29.4% 24.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 13.0% 11.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.3% 14.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.9% 13.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 21.4% 18.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.5% 18.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.2% 13.3%
$15,000 or less 6.7% 9.7%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,237 $36,162,000 51.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $555 $3,219,000 4.6%
Staff $336 $1,949,000 2.8%
General Administration $107 $621,000 0.9%
School Administration $782 $4,533,000 6.5%
Operation $1,191 $6,903,000 9.8%
Transportation $609 $3,533,000 5.0%
Other $441 $2,558,000 3.6%
Total Support $4,021 $23,316,000 33.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,847 $10,709,000 15.3%
Total Expenditures $12,105 $70,187,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,191 $2,580,194,000 48.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $487 $242,174,000 4.5%
Staff $500 $248,438,000 4.7%
General Administration $132 $65,676,000 1.2%
School Administration $668 $332,043,000 6.2%
Operation $842 $418,593,000 7.8%
Transportation $346 $171,794,000 3.2%
Other $353 $175,698,000 3.3%
Total Support $3,328 $1,654,416,000 31.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,215 $1,100,810,000 20.6%
Total Expenditures $10,734 $5,335,420,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%