Nevada State High School News

Alumna Grateful to NSHS

December 17, 2014

Heading to Pharmacy School Recent Graduate off to Washington or Oregon Email sent 12/17/2014 Hello! I have been thinking lately about how much Nevada State High School has done for me and my career as an undergraduate student at UNLV. I am currently a senior majoring in biology, and I will be attending pharmacy school […]

Quality School Designation 2014

December 15, 2014

NSHS Earns Quality School Designation 2014 5-Star Rating and Exceptional Quality Indicators For a second straight year, Nevada State High School earned a “Quality School” designation as issued by the State Public Charter School Authority. The Authority used a blended model of their own internal rating system issuing “exceptional” or “exceeds” standard ratings along with […]

Executive Brief November 2014

December 15, 2014

Executive Brief November 2014 Question & Methodology: What is the correlation WorkKeys® Applied Math and the ACT® Math exams? Previously (Oct. 2014), NSHS observed a strong 0.766 correlation between the average WorkKeys® scores and the composite ACT® scores.  In this issue, analysis show data on students who took both exams (WorkKeys® Applied Math and ACT® […]

Henderson High School Leadership 2015

December 2, 2014

Henderson High School Leadership 2015 A 3-day Retreat Reserved for High School Juniors Accepting Applications up to January 30, 2015 Henderson High School Leadership was established by the Henderson Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Henderson Class of 2008. Since its creation, Leadership Henderson alumni continue to lead the program each year with the goal of developing […]

Executive Brief October 2014

November 16, 2014

Executive Brief October 2014 Question & Methodology: What is the correlation between WorkKeys® and the ACT® exams? For three years, NSHS students have pretested with scores comparable to the national averages with about 17-19% scoring gold level on the career readiness WorkKeys®.  NSHS students have  self-selected taking the traditional college readiness ACT® exam.  Over this […]