Terra Linda School

Terra Linda School serves 574 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the UT average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 23%.
Terra Linda School operates within the Canyons School District.

Overview

The student population of 574 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 574 students
Terra Linda School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Terra Linda School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Terra Linda School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 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 24:1 21:1
Terra Linda School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Terra Linda School American Indian (1988-2013)
Asian
1%
2%
Terra Linda School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
21%
16%
Terra Linda School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
1%
1%
Terra Linda School Black (1999-2013)
White
71%
77%
Terra Linda School White (1988-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
4%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Terra Linda 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.
0.45 0.29
Terra Linda 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.
44%
47%
Terra Linda 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.
17%
11%
Terra Linda School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 87,813 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Canyons School District
Number of Schools
Managed
98
1
Number of Students Managed 87,813 668
District Total Revenue $632 MM $4 MM
District Spending $668 MM $4 MM
District Revenue / Student $7,752 $6,813
District Spending / Student $8,194 $7,783
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 Southpointe Adult High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Elk Ridge Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elk Meadows School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • West JordanSouthpointe Adult High School
    Alternative School
    9301 South Wights Fort Rd
    West JordanUT 84084
    (801)256-5952
    Alternative School

    0.1 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • West JordanJordan Applied Technology Center
    Vocational School
    9301 South 3400 West
    West JordanUT 84088
    (801)256-5900
    Vocational School

    0.1 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • West JordanItineris Early College High School
    Charter School
    9301 South Wights Fort Rd
    West JordanUT 84088
    (801)256-5970
    Charter School

    0.2 mi | 238 students | Gr. 11-12                      
  • South JordanElk Meadows School
    3448 West 9800 South
    South JordanUT 84095
    (801)446-3200
    0.7 mi | 789 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • South JordanElk Ridge Middle School
    3659 West 9800 South
    South JordanUT 84095
    (801)412-2800
    0.8 mi | 1533 students | Gr. 7-9                      

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