Whitehorse High School

Tel: (435)678-1209
Grades: 7-12

263 students

Whitehorse High School serves 263 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the UT average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the state average of 23%.
Whitehorse High School operates within the San Juan School District.
The school district's 78% graduation rate is lower than the UT state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 263 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 263 students
Whitehorse High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Whitehorse High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Whitehorse High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 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 17:1 21:1
Whitehorse High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
96%
1%
Whitehorse High School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
2%
Whitehorse High School Asian (1988-1991)
Hispanic
n/a
15%
Whitehorse High School Hispanic (1994-2002)
Black
n/a
1%
White
3%
77%
Whitehorse High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Whitehorse High School Sch Ethnicity Whitehorse 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.
0.08 0.52
Whitehorse 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.
90%
37%
Whitehorse 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.
8%
11%
Whitehorse High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,269 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name San Juan School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
1
Number of Students Managed 3,269 525
San Juan  School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 78% 82%
San Juan  School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $45 MM $4 MM
District Spending $41 MM $4 MM
San Juan  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,962 $6,813
San Juan  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,668 $7,783
San Juan  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 Navajo Mountain High School (9.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Red Mesa Junior High School (21.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Aneth Community School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Montezuma Creek Aneth Community School
    Po Box 600
    Montezuma Creek , UT , 84534
    (435)651-3271
    0.5  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Montezuma Creek Montezuma Creek School
    State Hwy 262
    Montezuma Creek , UT , 84534
    (435)678-1261
    0.6  mi  |  179  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Montezuma Creek Aneth Community School
    Hwy 262
    Montezuma Creek , UT , 84534
    (435)651-3271
    4.3  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Navajo Mt Navajo Mountain High School
    Reservation Rd 16
    Navajo Mt , AZ , 84510
    (435)678-1287
    9.5  mi  |  33  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Bluff Bluff School
    Old Main Hwy
    Bluff , UT , 84512
    (435)678-1296
    13.2  mi  |  113  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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San Juan County, 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 0.38, which is lower than the Utah average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in San Juan County is Puerto Rico Department Of Education School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Utah or national school diversity statistics.