South Summit High School

South Summit High School serves 420 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the UT average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 23%.
South Summit High School operates within the South Summit School District.
The school district's 86% graduation rate is higher than the UT state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 420 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 420 students
South Summit High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
South Summit High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade South Summit High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less 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 20:1 21:1
South Summit High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
South Summit High School Asian (1996-2006)
Hispanic
7%
15%
South Summit High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
1%
South Summit High School Black (1997-2008)
White
89%
77%
South Summit High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups South Summit High School Sch Ethnicity South Summit 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.
0.20 0.28
South Summit 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.
11%
37%
South Summit 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.
5%
11%
South Summit High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,466 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name South Summit School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
1
Number of Students Managed 1,466 525
South Summit  School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 86% 82%
South Summit  School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $4 MM
South Summit  School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $20 MM $4 MM
South Summit  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,713 $6,813
South Summit  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,074 $7,783
South Summit  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 Mpes Prescool (11.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is South Summit Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Summit Preschool (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Kamas South Summit Middle School
    355 East 300 South
    Kamas , UT , 84036
    (435)783-4341
    0.3  mi  |  434  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Kamas South Summit Preschool
    Special Education School
    375 East 300 South
    Kamas , UT , 84036
    (435)783-4301
    Special Education School
    0.3  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Kamas South Summit School
    535 East 300 South
    Kamas , UT , 84036
    (435)783-4318
    0.3  mi  |  612  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Heber City J.r. Smith School
    235 East 500 North
    Heber City , UT , 84032
    (435)654-2201
    11.3  mi  |  473  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Park City Mpes Prescool
    Special Education School
    2700 Kearns Blvd
    Park City , UT , 84060
    (435)645-5600
    Special Education School
    11.4  mi  |  6  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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Summit 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 higher than the Utah average of 0.28. The most diverse school district in Summit County is Akron City School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Utah or national school diversity statistics.