American Fork Junior High School

American Fork Junior High School serves 1,980 students in grades 6 - 9.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the UT average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 24%.
American Fork Junior High School operates within the Alpine School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1980 students has grown by 23% over five years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-9
Total Students 1,980 students
American Fork Junior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % American Fork Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 73 teachers
American Fork Junior High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade American Fork Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has decreased from 32:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (UT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 27:1 24:1
American Fork Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.20 0.28
American Fork Junior High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
18%
29%
American Fork Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
8%
American Fork Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 73,975 students has grown by 18% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $6,766 is higher than the state average of $6,581. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district spending/student of $7,336 is higher than the state average of $6,846. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Alpine School District
Number of Schools
Managed
81
1
Number of Students Managed 73,975 645
Alpine  School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $446 MM $4 MM
Alpine  School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $484 MM $4 MM
Alpine  School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $6,766 $6,581
Alpine  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $7,336 $6,846
Alpine  School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is American Fork High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dan W. Peterson (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Aristotle Academy (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • American ForkAristotle Academy
    Charter School
    0.3 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 218 students704 South 600 East
    American ForkUT 84003
    (801)610-6664
    0.3KG-8218
  • American ForkForbes School
    0.4 miles | Grades: PK-7 | 596 students281 North 200 East
    American ForkUT 84003
    (801)756-8531
    0.4PK-7596
  • American ForkShelley School
    0.5 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 979 students602 North 200 West
    American ForkUT 84003
    (801)756-8540
    0.5PK-6979
  • American ForkAlpine Online School
    0.6 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 336 students575 North 100 East
    American ForkUT 84003
    (801)756-8400
    0.6KG-8336
  • American ForkGreenwood School
    0.6 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 588 students50 East 200 South
    American ForkUT 84003
    (801)756-8534
    0.6PK-6588

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