American Fork Junior High School

American Fork Junior High School serves 1,880 students in grades 6-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the UT average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 23%.
American Fork Junior High School operates within the Alpine School District.

Overview

The student population of 1880 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 72 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-9
Total Students 1,880 students
American Fork Junior High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
American Fork Junior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade American Fork Junior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less 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 26:1 21:1
American Fork Junior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
2%
American Fork Junior High School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
7%
16%
American Fork Junior High School Hispanic (1988-2013)
White
89%
77%
American Fork Junior High School White (1988-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic Groups American Fork Junior High School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average 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.
0.20 0.29
American Fork Junior High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
29%
47%
American Fork Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
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.
7%
11%
American Fork Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 75,318 students has grown by 20% over five years.
School District Name Alpine School District
Number of Schools
Managed
81
1
Number of Students Managed 75,318 668
Alpine  School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $443 MM $4 MM
District Spending $494 MM $4 MM
District Revenue / Student $7,104 $6,813
Alpine  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,928 $7,783
Alpine  School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is American Fork High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dan W. Peterson (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Aristotle Academy (0.3 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • American ForkAristotle Academy
    Charter School
    704 South 600 East
    American ForkUT 84003
    (801)610-6664
    Charter School

    0.3 mi | 258 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • American ForkForbes School
    281 North 200 East
    American ForkUT 84003
    (801)756-8531
    0.4 mi | 560 students | Gr. PK-7                      
  • American ForkShelley School
    602 North 200 West
    American ForkUT 84003
    (801)756-8540
    0.5 mi | 1019 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • American ForkGreenwood School
    50 East 200 South
    American ForkUT 84003
    (801)756-8534
    0.6 mi | 606 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • American ForkAlpine Online School
    575 North 100 East
    American ForkUT 84003
    (801)756-8400
    0.6 mi | 372 students | Gr. KG-8                      

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