Ben Lomond High School

Ben Lomond High School serves 1,066 students in grades 10-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the UT average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 23%.
Ben Lomond High School operates within the Ogden City School District.
The school district's 58% graduation rate is lower than the UT state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 1066 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 10-12
Total Students 1,066 students
Ben Lomond High School Total Students (2009-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Ben Lomond High School Total Classroom Teachers (2009-2012)
Students by Grade Ben Lomond High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more 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 22:1 21:1
Ben Lomond High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2009-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Ben Lomond High School American Indian (2009-2012)
Asian
4%
2%
Ben Lomond High School Asian (2009-2012)
Hispanic
46%
15%
Ben Lomond High School Hispanic (2009-2012)
Black
n/a
1%
Ben Lomond High School Black (2009-2012)
White
43%
77%
Ben Lomond High School White (2009-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Ben Lomond High School Sch Ethnicity Ben Lomond 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.
0.60 0.38
Ben Lomond High School Diversity Score (2009-2012)
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.
83%
37%
Ben Lomond High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2012)
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.
15%
11%
Ben Lomond High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,543 students has grown by 2618% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 89% over five years.
School District Name Ogden City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
1
Number of Students Managed 14,543 642
Ogden City  School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 58% 82%
Ogden City  School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $114 MM $4 MM
Ogden City  School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $136 MM $4 MM
Ogden City  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $212,155 $6,813
Ogden City  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $254,647 $7,783
Ogden City  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:

  • Ben Lomond High School is a secondary school, founded in 1953 that serves the more northern residents of Ogden, UT, but south of Weber High School's area which is in the town of North Ogden, UT.
  • History: Ben Lomond High School gets its name from the nearby Mt. Ben Lomond which was named by Scottish settlers. The mountain resembled their own Ben Lomond in Scotland near Loch Lomond. This local cultural influence gave the school its theme, including bagpipers, scottie dog mascot, and students are known as "Friendly Fighting Scots". The School Hymn written by Richard Packham is sung to the tune of The Bonnie Banks O' Loch Lomond.
  • Bond: Residents of Ogden are currently trying to pass a bond to obtain money to rebuild/refurbish Ben Lomond as well as other Ogden city schools.
  • Notable alumni: Bill Allred of Radio From Hell fame is a proud alumnus of Ben Lomond.
  • Michael Richard "Rich" Clifford (Lieutenant Colonel, USA) NASA Astronaut - Class of 1970.
  • Glenn Hubbard, former Atlanta Braves second baseman and current Braves first base coach.
  • William deVries, cardiothoracic surgeon.
  • 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 North Region Blind (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is North Region Blind (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Horace Mann School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Ogden North Region Blind
    Special Education School
    742 Harrison Blvd
    Ogden , UT , 84404
    (801)629-4735
    Special Education School
    0.2  mi  |  31  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Ogden North Region Deaf
    Special Education School
    742 Harrison Blvd
    Ogden , UT , 84404
    (801)629-4700
    Special Education School
    0.2  mi  |  62  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Ogden Horace Mann School
    1300 9th St
    Ogden , UT , 84404
    (801)737-7600
    0.3  mi  |  466  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Ogden Gramercy School
    1270 Gramercy Ave
    Ogden , UT , 84404
    (801)737-7500
    0.5  mi  |  487  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Ogden Bonneville School
    490 Gramercy Ave
    Ogden , UT , 84404
    (801)737-8900
    0.6  mi  |  481  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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