Focus Center

2410 East Riverside Dr

St George, UT 84770

Tel: (435)628-2462
Grades: 7-12

11 students

Focus Center serves 11 students in grades 7-12.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 23%.
Focus Center operates within the Washington School District.
The school district's 77% graduation rate is lower than the UT state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 11 students has grown by 10% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 11 students
Focus Center Total Students (2004-2012)
Gender % 60% Male / 40%Female
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Focus Center Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2011)
Students by Grade Focus Center Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of : has increased from 4:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.31 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 n/a 21:1
Focus Center Student : Teacher Ratio (2004-2011)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Focus Center Asian (2004-2010)
Hispanic
18%
15%
Focus Center Hispanic (2004-2012)
Black
n/a
1%
White
81%
77%
Focus Center White (2004-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Focus Center Sch Ethnicity Focus Center Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.31 0.28
Focus Center Diversity Score (2004-2012)
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.
45%
37%
Focus Center Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2012)
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.
27%
11%
Focus Center Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 26,902 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Washington School District
Number of Schools
Managed
48
1
Number of Students Managed 26,902 525
Washington  School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 77% 82%
Washington  School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $210 MM $4 MM
Washington  School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $210 MM $4 MM
Washington  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,062 $6,813
Washington  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,063 $7,783
Washington  School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Millcreek High School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Fossil Ridge Intermediate (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pine View Middle School (0.5 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • St George Millcreek High School
    Alternative School
    2410 East Riverside Dr
    St George , UT 84790
    (435)628-2462
    Alternative School
    0  mi  |  194  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • St. George Fossil Ridge Intermediate
    383 South Mall Dr
    St. George , UT 84790
    (435)652-4706
    0.4  mi  |  843  students  |  Gr.  6-7
  • St George Pine View Middle School
    2145 East 130 North
    St George , UT 84790
    (435)628-7915
    0.5  mi  |  776  students  |  Gr.  8-9
  • St George Panorama School
    301 North 2200 East
    St George , UT 84790
    (435)628-6881
    0.7  mi  |  431  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Washington Riverside School
    Magnet School
    2500 South Harvest Ln
    Washington , UT 84780
    (435)652-4760
    Magnet School
    0.8  mi  |  657  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Did You Know?
St George, UT 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 0.18, which is lower than the Utah average of 0.29. The most diverse school in St George is East School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Utah or national school diversity statistics.