Cedar City High School

Cedar City High School serves 1,117 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the UT average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 24%.
Cedar City High School operates within the Iron School District.
The school district's 80% graduation rate is lower than the UT state average of 81%.

School Overview

The student population of 1117 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 70% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,117 students
Cedar City High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Cedar City High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Cedar City High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Cedar City High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 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 22:1 24:1
Cedar City High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
3%
1%
Cedar City High School American Indian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
9%
16%
Cedar City High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
85%
76%
Cedar City High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Cedar City High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Cedar City High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown UT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.27 0.28
Cedar City 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.
28%
29%
Cedar City 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.
7%
8%
Cedar City High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,892 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $7,972 is higher than the state average of $6,581. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,343 is higher than the state average of $6,846. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District Name Iron School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
1
Number of Students Managed 8,892 645
Iron  School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 80% 81%
Iron  School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $69 MM $4 MM
Iron  School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $73 MM $4 MM
Iron  School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $7,972 $6,581
Iron  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,343 $6,846
Iron  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 Southwest Educational Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Southwest Educational Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Iron County Preschool (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cedar CityIron County Preschool
    Special Education School
    0.1 miles | Grades: PK | 101 students638 West 500 South
    Cedar CityUT 84720
    (435)586-2801
    0.1PK101
  • Cedar CityCedar South School
    0.3 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 487 students499 West 400 South
    Cedar CityUT 84720
    (435)586-2850
    0.3KG-5487
  • Cedar CitySouthwest Educational Academy
    Alternative School
    0.3 miles | Grades: KG-12 | 122 students510 West 800 South
    Cedar CityUT 84720
    (435)586-2870
    0.3KG-12122
  • Cedar CitySuccess Academy
    Charter School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 375 students351 West University Blvd Mc205
    Cedar CityUT 84720
    (435)865-8790
    0.79-12375
  • Cedar CityCedar North School
    1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 388 students550 West 200 North
    Cedar CityUT 84720
    (435)586-2845
    1KG-5388

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