Hunter High School

Hunter High School serves 2,124 students in grades 10 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the UT average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 24%.
Hunter High School operates within the Granite School District.
The school district's 65% graduation rate is lower than the UT state average of 81%.

School Overview

The student population of 2124 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 87 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 10-12
Total Students 2,124 students
Hunter High School Total Students (1991-2014)
Gender % Hunter High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 87 teachers
Hunter High School Total Teachers (1991-2014)
Students by Grade Hunter High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 27:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 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 25:1 24:1
Hunter High School Student Teacher Ratio (1991-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Hunter High School American Indian Students (1992-2014)
Asian
5%
2%
Hunter High School Asian Students (1991-2014)
Hispanic
37%
16%
Hunter High School Black Students (1991-2014)
Black
1%
1%
Hunter High School Black Students (1993-2014)
White
50%
76%
Hunter High School White Students (1991-2014)
Hawaiian
6%
1%
Hunter High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Hunter 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.
0.61 0.28
Hunter High School Diversity Score (1991-2014)
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.
23%
29%
Hunter High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2014)
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.
4%
8%
Hunter High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 70,407 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 65% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $7,021 is higher than the state average of $6,581. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district spending/student of $7,133 is higher than the state average of $6,846. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Granite School District
Number of Schools
Managed
93
1
Number of Students Managed 70,407 645
Granite  School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 65% 81%
Granite  School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $496 MM $4 MM
Granite  School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $504 MM $4 MM
Granite  School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $7,021 $6,581
Granite  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $7,133 $6,846
Granite  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 Mana Academy Charter School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hunter Junior High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hunter School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Salt Lake CityHunter School
    0.4 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 603 students4351 South 5400 West
    Salt Lake CityUT 84120
    (385)646-4876
    0.4KG-6603
  • Salt Lake CityCarl Sandburg School
    0.5 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 431 students3900 South 5325 West
    Salt Lake CityUT 84120
    (385)646-5008
    0.5PK-6431
  • Salt Lake CityHillside School
    0.5 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 650 students4283 South 6000 West
    Salt Lake CityUT 84128
    (385)646-4870
    0.5PK-6650
  • Salt Lake CityHunter Junior High School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 7-9 | 1061 students6131 West 3785 South
    Salt Lake CityUT 84120
    (385)646-5184
    0.97-91061
  • Salt Lake CityWhittier School
    1 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 742 students3585 South 6000 West
    Salt Lake CityUT 84128
    (385)646-5096
    1PK-6742

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