Taylorsville High School

Taylorsville High School serves 1,671 students in grades 10 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is equal to the UT average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 24%.
Taylorsville High School operates within the Granite School District.
Granite School District's 65% graduation rate is lower than the UT state average of 81%.

School Overview

The student population of 1671 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 10-12
Total Students 1,671 students
Taylorsville High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Taylorsville High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 69 teachers
Taylorsville High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Taylorsville High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 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 24:1 24:1
Taylorsville High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
5%
2%
Taylorsville High School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
26%
16%
Taylorsville High School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
3%
1%
Taylorsville High School Black Students (1997-2013)
White
61%
76%
Taylorsville High School White Students (1989-2013)
Hawaiian
5%
1%
Taylorsville High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
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.
0.56 0.28
Taylorsville High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
19%
29%
Taylorsville 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.
4%
8%
Taylorsville High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Granite School District's student population of 70,407 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 65% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The revenue/student of $7,021 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 $7,133 is higher than the state average of $6,846. The district spending/student has declined by 16% over four years.
School District Name Granite School District
Number of Schools
Managed
93
1
Number of Students Managed 70,407 645
Granite  School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 65% 81%
Granite  School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $496 MM $4 MM
Granite  School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $504 MM $4 MM
Granite  School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $7,021 $6,581
Granite  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $7,133 $6,846
Granite  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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Murray High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Eisenhower Junior High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Spring Lane School (0.1 miles away)
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