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3600 Butch Cassidy Dr

Reno, NV 89511

(775) 851-5630

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,350

Students Per Teacher: 20

Parent Reviews

13 Parent Reviews for Galena High School

STEM Academy offers students great engineering opportunities. Teachers are very helpful and communicate well w students and parents re: expectations.The student body is very active. Students are encouraged to join the Riot Squad so they have fun at football and other sport games. Loads of opportunites ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/08/13

This school is the best in the country. Best Girls Basketball Team!! Best teachers. Mr. Browm is awesome. Student of the month is Amanda Feldman.

Posted by a teacher on 01/27/11

I had gone to Galena for most of my junior year and I tought it was the best school. I have been to two other schools and this by far was the best school that I have been to. I had gone to elementry and middle school with most of the students so there wasn't much social change. I thought that the teachers ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 06/21/10

I am a student at Galena High School and I hated it. I was a new student in the middle of the year and found many other new people to hang out with. I loved all of my teachers and I would have stayed there if i didnt get invited to sex, drug, and drinking parties. The students were the only problem that ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 04/19/10

My son attends this school and so far things are going well. However, my husband and I contribute financially to the sports programs. I have noticed a cast system. If you don't have money, you aren't treated as well. I am lucky to be fortunate, however, I don't feel this should be a standard for the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/26/09

I love Galena. My son attends the school and loves it as well. I like the fact that I can go down there and talk to any of his teachers pretty much any time. I hear a lot of people complaining because they feel athletes are treated differently. My son didn't play sports freshman year and does now. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/31/09

I am a student at Galena, and I love this school. The teaching staff is amazing, and fun and really creative. Im an honors student here and i believe that i am getting a solid education here. Yes, school sports is a huge part of Galena, but its like that at every school. Galena puts out so much effort ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 07/21/09

i play sports for galena and that part of the school is great like the person underneath me said half of my teachers were very lazy and like 3 administrators are very rude but i love galena and would go know were else

Posted by a student on 06/20/09

I have attended galena for two years now, and I do not like it at all. The majority of the teachers have this philosophy that all they need to do is pass out worksheets and not even teach, or teach for half the class and let you sit there for the next hour or so doing absolutly nothing. I would only ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 05/21/09

This school is excellent, my kids go here and we love it. There is so much school spirit, even with the teachers, and administration. Every school function you will see many of them attending. The Orchestra program is top notch, Mr. Munc runs this program with pride. You can't find a better high ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/07/08

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Test scores for Galena High School

HSPE* Test Scores

Grade Level: 11

Test Year: 2011
Galena High School
Washoe County School District
* In 2010-2011 Nevada used the High School Proficiency Examination (HSPE) to assess high school students in reading, math and writing. The HSPE is a high school graduation requirement. The HSPE is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Nevada. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Reno schools — Galena High School is located at 3600 Butch Cassidy Dr, Reno NV 89511. 3600 Butch Cassidy Dr is in the 89511 ZIP code in Reno, NV The school district for Galena High School is the Washoe County School District. Galena High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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