Utah Public Schools

Utah is the #36 largest school system in the United States, serving 598,261 students across 1,044 public schools.
Minority enrollment is 23% (majority Hispanic), which is less than the national average of 43%.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is more than the 14:1 national average.

Student by Ethnicity

(UT) School Average
American Indian
1%
Asian
2%
Hispanic
15%
Black
1%
White
77%
Unknown
4%
  • County
    # Schools
    # Students
    % Minority
  • 77 Schools |
    1,5541,554 Students |
    14% 14% Minority
  • 2626 Schools |
    11,44911,449 Students |
    12% 12% Minority
  • 4242 Schools |
    24,13624,136 Students |
    18% 18% Minority
  • 1111 Schools |
    4,0764,076 Students |
    14% 14% Minority
  • 44 Schools |
    208208 Students |
    6% 6% Minority
  • 106106 Schools |
    73,67873,678 Students |
    15% 15% Minority
  • 1515 Schools |
    5,1245,124 Students |
    20% 20% Minority
  • 1010 Schools |
    2,4142,414 Students |
    11% 11% Minority
  • 99 Schools |
    992992 Students |
    9% 9% Minority
  • 55 Schools |
    1,5691,569 Students |
    22% 22% Minority
  • 1919 Schools |
    9,6729,672 Students |
    15% 15% Minority
  • 88 Schools |
    2,5262,526 Students |
    6% 6% Minority
  • 88 Schools |
    1,1681,168 Students |
    6% 6% Minority
  • 1111 Schools |
    3,0063,006 Students |
    19% 19% Minority
  • 55 Schools |
    2,4812,481 Students |
    5% 5% Minority
  • 55 Schools |
    356356 Students |
    12% 12% Minority
  • 55 Schools |
    493493 Students |
    4% 4% Minority
  • 308308 Schools |
    201,651201,651 Students |
    33% 33% Minority
  • 1616 Schools |
    3,0243,024 Students |
    55% 55% Minority
  • 1515 Schools |
    5,7075,707 Students |
    15% 15% Minority
  • 1414 Schools |
    4,7694,769 Students |
    10% 10% Minority
  • 2323 Schools |
    7,3947,394 Students |
    20% 20% Minority
  • 3636 Schools |
    14,57414,574 Students |
    16% 16% Minority
  • 1313 Schools |
    6,7446,744 Students |
    13% 13% Minority
  • 173173 Schools |
    125,913125,913 Students |
    16% 16% Minority
  • 1010 Schools |
    5,6355,635 Students |
    16% 16% Minority
  • 5252 Schools |
    29,00329,003 Students |
    17% 17% Minority
  • 44 Schools |
    575575 Students |
    5% 5% Minority
  • 8484 Schools |
    48,37048,370 Students |
    27% 27% Minority
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Utah public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.52, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse school district in Utah is Beaver District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Utah or national school diversity statistics.