American Fork Junior High School

American Fork Junior High School serves 1,837 students in grades 7-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the UT average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% 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 1837 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-9
Total Students 1,837 students
American Fork Junior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 69 teachers
American Fork Junior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade American Fork Junior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (UT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 27:1 21:1
American Fork Junior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
American Fork Junior High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
6%
15%
American Fork Junior High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
1%
American Fork Junior High School Black (2004-2010)
White
88%
77%
American Fork Junior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups American Fork Junior High School Sch Ethnicity American Fork Junior High School 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.
0.22 0.52
American Fork Junior High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
19%
37%
American Fork Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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.
5%
11%
American Fork Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 72,035 students has grown by 15% over five years.
School District Name Alpine School District
Number of Schools
Managed
80
1
Number of Students Managed 72,035 595
Alpine  School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $443 MM n/a
Alpine  School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $494 MM n/a
Alpine  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,104 $0
Alpine  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,928 $0
Alpine  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 Serv By Appt (0.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Serv By Appt (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shelley School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • American Fork Aristotle Academy
    Charter School
    125 East Main St 415
    American Fork , UT , 84003
    (801)763-7286
    Charter School
    0.3  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • American Fork Forbes School
    281 North 200 East
    American Fork , UT , 84003
    (801)756-8531
    0.4  mi  |  561  students  |  Gr.  PK-7
  • American Fork Shelley School
    602 North 200 West
    American Fork , UT , 84003
    (801)756-8540
    0.5  mi  |  1019  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • American Fork Greenwood School
    50 East 200 South
    American Fork , UT , 84003
    (801)756-8534
    0.6  mi  |  628  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • American Fork Serv By Appt
    Special Education School
    575 North 100 East
    American Fork , UT , 84003
    (801)756-8400
    Special Education School
    0.6  mi  |  356  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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American Fork, 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 0.19, which is lower than the Utah average of 0.29. The most diverse school in American Fork is Greenwood School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Utah or national school diversity statistics.