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 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less 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 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has grown by 8% 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 increased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 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 (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
2%
American Fork Junior High School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
6%
16%
American Fork Junior High School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
89%
76%
American Fork Junior High School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
3%
2%
American Fork Junior High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
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.
0.21 0.28
American Fork Junior High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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 (1992-2014)
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 (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Alpine School District's student population of 73,975 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The revenue/student of $6,766 is higher than the state average of $6,581. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $7,336 is higher than the state average of $6,846. The district spending/student has grown by 17% 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 (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $446 MM $4 MM
Alpine  School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $484 MM $4 MM
Alpine  School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $6,766 $6,581
Alpine  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $7,336 $6,846
Alpine  School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 AcademyCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 218 students
    0.3 miles
    704 South 600 East
    American ForkUT 84003
    (801)610-6664
    0.3KG-8218
  • American ForkForbes School
    Grades: PK-7 | 596 students
    0.4 miles
    281 North 200 East
    American ForkUT 84003
    (801)756-8531
    0.4PK-7596
  • American ForkShelley School
    Grades: PK-6 | 979 students
    0.5 miles
    602 North 200 West
    American ForkUT 84003
    (801)756-8540
    0.5PK-6979
  • American ForkAlpine Online School
    Grades: KG-8 | 336 students
    0.6 miles
    575 North 100 East
    American ForkUT 84003
    (801)756-8400
    0.6KG-8336
  • American ForkGreenwood School
    Grades: PK-6 | 588 students
    0.6 miles
    50 East 200 South
    American ForkUT 84003
    (801)756-8534
    0.6PK-6588

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