Southwest High School

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Southwest High School serves 23 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the UT average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 23%.
Southwest High School 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 23 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 23 students
Southwest High School Total Students (2011-2013)
Gender % 77% Male / 23%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Southwest High School Total Teachers (2010-2013)
Students by Grade Southwest High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is more than the state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (UT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1 21:1
Southwest High School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2013)
American Indian
4%
1%
Southwest High School American Indian Students (2011-2013)
Hispanic
14%
16%
Southwest High School Black Students (2011-2013)
Black
8%
1%
White
74%
77%
Southwest High School White Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Southwest 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.
0.43 0.29
Southwest High School Diversity Score (2011-2013)
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.
73%
47%
Southwest High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2013)
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.
13%
11%
Southwest High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 27,308 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,062 is higher than the state average of $6,813. The district revenue/student has grown by 29% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,063 is higher than the state average of $7,783. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Washington School District
Number of Schools
Managed
48
1
Number of Students Managed 27,308 668
Washington  School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 77% 82%
Washington  School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $210 MM $4 MM
Washington  School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $210 MM $4 MM
Washington  School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,062 $6,813
Washington  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,063 $7,783
Washington  School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

School Notes:

  • Southwest Adult High School creates lifelong learners who achieve academic success, expand their perspectives, and build life skills in order to reach their potential and have a positive impact on society. AdvancED Accreditation by Northwest Accreditation Commission. Offering traditional High School Diploma, GED preparation, and ESL classes.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Dixie High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Out Of State School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is East School (0.5 miles away)
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  • Saint GeorgeDixie High School
    350 East 700 South
    Saint GeorgeUT 84770
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  • Saint GeorgeWashington County Online High School
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    Saint GeorgeUT 84770
    (435)673-3553
    1.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 81 students                      
  • Saint GeorgeWashington County Stars Program Elementary School
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    121 West Tabernacle
    Saint GeorgeUT 84770
    (435)673-3553
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    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 7 students                      
  • Saint GeorgeOut Of State School
    121 West Tabernacle
    Saint GeorgeUT 84770
    (435)673-3553
    1.2 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 99 students                      

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