Southwest High School

Tel: (435)652-4709
Grades 9-12
25 students
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Southwest High School serves 25 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the UT average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 24%.
Southwest High School operates within the Washington School District.
Washington School District's 76% graduation rate is lower than the UT state average of 81%.

School Overview

The student population of 25 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 100% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 25 students
Southwest High School Total Students (2011-2014)
Gender % Southwest High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Southwest High School Total Teachers (2010-2014)
Students by Grade Southwest High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 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 5:1 24:1
Southwest High School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2014)
American Indian
4%
1%
Southwest High School American Indian Students (2011-2014)
White
96%
76%
Southwest High School White Students (2011-2014)
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 0.28
Southwest High School Diversity Score (2010-2014)
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.
40%
29%
Southwest High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2014)
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.
12%
8%
Southwest High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2014)

District Comparison

Washington School District's student population of 28,085 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,251 is higher than the state average of $6,581. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $7,820 is higher than the state average of $6,846. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Washington School District
Number of Schools
Managed
47
1
Number of Students Managed 28,085 645
Washington  School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 76% 81%
Washington  School District Graduation Rate (1996-2014)
District Total Revenue $214 MM $4 MM
Washington  School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $203 MM $4 MM
Washington  School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,251 $6,581
Washington  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $7,820 $6,846
Washington  School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

School Notes

  • Southwest Adult High School creates lifelong learners who achieve academic success, expand their perspectives, and build life skills in order to reach their potential and have a positive impact on society. AdvancED Accreditation by Northwest Accreditation Commission. Offering traditional High School Diploma, GED preparation, and ESL classes.

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Dixie High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dixie Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is East School (0.5 miles away)
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