Altamont High School

  • Altamont High School serves 305 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 25%.

School Overview

  • Altamont High School's student population of 305 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students305 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Altamont High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 943 schools in Utah (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Altamont High School is 0.08, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall School Rank#418 out of 943 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
4%
17%
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White
96%
75%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Altamont High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.080.42
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Graduation Rate≥90%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Altamont High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Utah by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDuchesne School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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  • Altamont Altamont School
    Grades: K-6 | 368 students
    0.1 miles
    190 W Main, P O Box 40
    Altamont, UT 84001
    (435)738-1375
    0.1 K-6 368
  • Neola Neola School
    Grades: K-5 | 180 students
    14.4 miles
    8709 N State Rd 121, 8709 N St
    Neola, UT 84053
    (435)725-4715
    14.4 K-5 180
  • Duchesne Duchesne School
    Grades: K-6 | 445 students
    14.7 miles
    198 W 300 N
    Duchesne, UT 84021
    (435)738-1290
    14.7 K-6 445
  • Duchesne Duchesne High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 363 students
    14.8 miles
    155 W. Main Street
    Duchesne, UT 84021
    (435)738-1260
    14.8 7-12 363
  • Roosevelt Kings Peak School
    Grades: K-5 | 486 students
    15.9 miles
    437 N 300 W (425-2)
    Roosevelt, UT 84066
    (435)725-4630
    15.9 K-5 486

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