Public Schools in Nevada

There are 699 Public Schools in Nevada, serving a population of 2,887,725 people in an area of 109,753 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 4,131 people, and 1 Public School per 157 square miles.

The state of Nevada is ranked 52nd in Public Schools per capita, and 51st in Public Schools per square mile.

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Nevada Public School Statistics

Find Nevada Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Nevada Public School Enrollment
 NevadaUnited States
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment20,577 (61.8%)2,918,752 (59.0%)
Kindergarten Enrollment32,219 (89.2%)3,579,912 (87.7%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)140,386 (92.6%)14,576,325 (89.6%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)141,092 (93.0%)14,808,792 (89.5%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)146,017 (93.6%)15,337,350 (90.2%)
Nevada Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 NevadaUnited States
Less than 9th Grade Education113,903 (5.7%)11,521,575 (5.3%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)160,260 (8.0%)15,426,482 (7.1%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)563,229 (28.1%)59,265,308 (27.1%)