Olympus High School

Olympus High School serves 1,549 students in grades 10-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the UT average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 23%.
Olympus High School operates within the Granite School District.
The school district's 67% graduation rate is lower than the UT state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 1549 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 10-12
Total Students 1,549 students
Olympus High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Olympus High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Olympus High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (UT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1 21:1
Olympus High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Olympus High School American Indian (1992-2012)
Asian
4%
2%
Olympus High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
6%
15%
Olympus High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
1%
Olympus High School Black (1997-2012)
White
85%
77%
Olympus High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Olympus High School Sch Ethnicity Olympus 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.
0.27 0.38
Olympus 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.
17%
37%
Olympus 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.
2%
11%
Olympus High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 72,247 students has grown by 10896% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Granite School District
Number of Schools
Managed
107
1
Number of Students Managed 72,247 642
Granite  School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 67% 82%
Granite  School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $494 MM $4 MM
Granite  School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $508 MM $4 MM
Granite  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $752,559 $6,813
Granite  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $773,085 $7,783
Granite  School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

School Notes:

  • Olympus High School is a public high school located at 4055 S 2300 E, in Holladay, Utah, near the Wasatch Range. Olympus High School consistently ranks as one of the top high schools in the state of Utah. The mascot is the Olympus Titan.
  • Olympus High belongs to the Granite School District.
  • Notable alumni: Karl Rove, Noted Political Advisor.
  • Mark Hofmann, Forger and Murderer.
  • David Zabriskie (1997), Professional Bicycle Racer.
  • Shawn Nelson (1994), Owner, LoveSac.
  • Preston Griffal (2005), 2006 Olympian, Doubles Luge.
  • Source: Wikipedia; it is used under the GNU Free Documentation License. You may redistribute it, verbatim or modified, providing that you comply with the terms of the GFDL

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Skyline High School (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Evergreen Junior High School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Crestview School (0.5 miles away)
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