PROFICIENCY n/a equal to state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
0%CLARK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
0%Henderson
37%Nevada

Foothill High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 13 and is located in the district of "CLARK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Henderson, NV. There are a total of 2,883 students and 109 teachers at Foothill High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 27 to 1. There are a total of 598 free lunch students and 154 reduced lunch students.

Foothill High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of n/a, which is equal to than the Nevada average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students2883
Teachers109
Student/Teacher ratio27:1
Free lunch598
Reduced lunch154

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment286
Taking some courses197
Taking some courses (not tests)89
Passing some courses106
Passing no courses86

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Foothill High School, there are a total of 286 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 197 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
Alln/a
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
Alln/a
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Foothill High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNevadaNational
Caucasian 60.5% 28.5% 35.9% 51.1%
African American 4.7% 12.8% 9.9% 15.9%
Asian 3.4% 6.5% 5.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 23.0% 44.1% 40.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.7% 0.5% 1.1% 1.2%
Hawaiian 1.2% 1.5% 1.4% 0.4%
Multiracial 6.4% 6.1% 5.6% 3.1%

Henderson demographics profile

StatisticHendersonNevadaNational
Population124,5642,761,584314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)2,6812591
Median age33.336.937.4
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%52%55%
Speak English67%70%79%
Speak Spanish11%21%13%

Education level achieved in Henderson

IndexHendersonNevadaNational
Completed 8th grade88.8%82.0%83.8%
Completed high school88.2%80.9%82.4%
Completed some college66.3%56.2%58.4%
Completed associate degree40.9%30.1%37.2%
Completed bachelors32.0%22.5%29.3%
Completed masters9.4%7.7%11.0%
Completed professional degree3.1%2.4%3.2%
Completed doctorate1.0%0.8%1.3%
Source: The Foothill High School data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.