Edgemont School

1085 East 9800 South

Sandy, UT 84094

Tel: (801)826-8500
Grades KG-5
415 students
Edgemont School serves 415 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the UT average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 24%.
Edgemont School operates within the Canyons School District.

School Overview

The student population of 415 students has declined by 29% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 415 students
Edgemont School Total Students (2010-2014)
Gender % Edgemont School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Edgemont School Total Teachers (2010-2014)
Students by Grade Edgemont School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 is more 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 21:1 24:1
Edgemont School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2014)
Asian
1%
2%
Edgemont School Asian Students (2010-2014)
Hispanic
15%
16%
Edgemont School Black Students (2010-2014)
White
78%
76%
Edgemont School White Students (2010-2014)
Two or more races
6%
2%
Edgemont School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
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.
0.37 0.28
Edgemont School Diversity Score (2010-2014)
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.
36%
29%
Edgemont School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2014)
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.
6%
8%
Edgemont School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2014)

District Comparison

Canyons School District's student population of 53,355 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The revenue/student of $7,361 is higher than the state average of $6,581. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,259 is higher than the state average of $6,846. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Canyons School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
1
Number of Students Managed 53,355 645
Canyons  School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $360 MM $4 MM
Canyons  School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $404 MM $4 MM
Canyons  School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $7,361 $6,581
Canyons  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,259 $6,846
Canyons  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 Beehive Science & Technology Academy (bsta) (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Eastmont Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bell View School (0.5 miles away)
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