South Summit High School

South Summit High School serves 433 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the UT average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 24%.
South Summit High School operates within the South Summit School District.
The school district's 88% graduation rate is higher than the UT state average of 81%.

School Overview

The student population of 433 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 200% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 433 students
South Summit High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % South Summit High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
South Summit High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade South Summit High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 24:1 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 21:1 24:1
South Summit High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
9%
16%
South Summit High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
89%
76%
South Summit High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
South Summit High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups South Summit High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown UT All Ethnic Groups 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.
0.20 0.28
South Summit High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
14%
29%
South Summit High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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%
8%
South Summit High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,509 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,635 is higher than the state average of $6,581. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,294 is higher than the state average of $6,846. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name South Summit School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
1
Number of Students Managed 1,509 645
South Summit  School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 88% 81%
South Summit  School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $17 MM $4 MM
South Summit  School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $13 MM $4 MM
South Summit  School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,635 $6,581
South Summit  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,294 $6,846
South Summit  School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Treasure Mtn Junior High School (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 Grades Students
  • KamasSouth Summit Middle School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 457 students355 East 300 South
    KamasUT 84036
    (435)783-4341
    0.35-8457
  • KamasSouth Summit Preschool
    Special Education School
    0.3 miles | Grades: PK375 East 300 South
    KamasUT 84036
    (435)783-4301
    0.3PKn/a
  • KamasSouth Summit School
    0.3 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 619 students535 East 300 South
    KamasUT 84036
    (435)783-4318
    0.3PK-4619
  • Heber CityJ.r. Smith School
    11.3 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 494 students235 East 500 North
    Heber CityUT 84032
    (435)654-2201
    11.3PK-4494
  • Park CityMpes Prescool Elementary School
    Special Education School
    11.4 miles | Grades: PK-3 | 41 students2700 Kearns Blvd
    Park CityUT 84060
    (435)645-5600
    11.4PK-341

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