Highland Junior High School

Highland Junior High School serves 925 students in grades 7-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the UT average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 23%.
Highland Junior High School operates within the Ogden City School District.

Overview

The student population of 925 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-9
Total Students 925 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Highland Junior High School Total Classroom Teachers (2009-2013)
Students by Grade Highland Junior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (UT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 21:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Hispanic
49%
15%
White
44%
77%
All Ethnic Groups Highland Junior High School Sch Ethnicity Highland 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.
0.57 0.28
Highland Junior High School Diversity Score (2009-2013)
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.
86%
37%
Highland Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2013)
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.
12%
11%
Highland Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,543 students has grown by 12% over five years.
School District Name Ogden City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
1
Number of Students Managed 14,543 525
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 $8,744 $6,813
Ogden City  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,495 $7,783
Ogden City  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 North Region Deaf (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is North Region Blind (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bonneville School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • OgdenBonneville School
    490 Gramercy Ave
    OgdenUT 84404
    (801)737-8900
    0.2 mi | 481 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • OgdenHillcrest School
    130 North Eccles Ave
    OgdenUT 84404
    (801)737-7550
    0.4 mi | 452 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • OgdenNorth Region Blind
    Special Education School
    742 Harrison Blvd
    OgdenUT 84404
    (801)629-4735
    Special Education School

    0.6 mi | 31 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • OgdenNorth Region Deaf
    Special Education School
    742 Harrison Blvd
    OgdenUT 84404
    (801)629-4700
    Special Education School

    0.6 mi | 62 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • OgdenBen Lomond High School
    1080 9th St
    OgdenUT 84404
    (801)737-7900
    0.7 mi | 1066 students | Gr. 10-12                      

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Did You Know?
Ogden, 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 0.05, which is lower than the Utah average of 0.29. The most diverse school in Ogden is Ogden Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Utah or national school diversity statistics.