Altamont High School

200 W Main, P O Box 130
Altamont, UT 84001
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Altamont High School serves 302 students in grades 7-12.
Altamont High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Altamont High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Utah for:

School Overview

Altamont High School's student population of 302 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students302 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)14 teachers
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School Comparison

Altamont High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 957 schools in Utah (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Altamont High School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall Testing Rank
#340 out of 957 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a34:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
3%
17%
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Black
1%
1%
White
95%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
2%
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.100.42
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Graduation Rate
(16-17)
≥90%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDuchesne School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Altamont High School is Duchesne High School (14.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Altamont School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Altamont Altamont School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 342 students
    0.1 miles
    190 W Main, P O Box 40
    Altamont, UT 84001
    (435) 738-1375
    0.1 K-6 342
  • Neola Neola School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 182 students
    14.4 miles
    8709 N State Rd 121, 8709 N St
    Neola, UT 84053
    (435) 725-4715
    14.4 K-5 182
  • Duchesne Duchesne School Math: 33% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 459 students
    14.7 miles
    198 W 300 N
    Duchesne, UT 84021
    (435) 738-1290
    14.7 K-6 459
  • Duchesne Duchesne High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 346 students
    14.8 miles
    155 W. Main Street
    Duchesne, UT 84021
    (435) 738-1260
    14.8 7-12 346
  • Roosevelt Kings Peak School Math: 59% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 468 students
    15.9 miles
    437 N 300 W (425-2)
    Roosevelt, UT 84066
    (435) 725-4630
    15.9 K-5 468

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