American Fork High School

  • American Fork High School serves 2,320 students in grades 10-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 48% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • American Fork 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 25%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • American Fork High School's student population of 2,320 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 85 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students2,320 students
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Total Classroom Teachers85 teachers
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School Comparison

  • American Fork High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 932 schools in Utah (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of American Fork High School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall School Rank
30%
26%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in American Fork High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in American Fork High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
87%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in American Fork High School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in American Fork High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.240.29
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Graduation Rate
97%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in American Fork High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in American Fork High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlpine School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • American Fork Alpine Online School
    Grades: K-8 | 213 students
    0.7 miles
    575 N 100 E
    American Fork, UT 84003
    (801)756-8400
    0.7 K-8 213
  • American Fork Barratt School
    Grades: PK-6 | 588 students
    0.7 miles
    168 N 900 E
    American Fork, UT 84003
    (801)610-8701
    0.7 PK-6 588
  • American Fork Forbes School
    Grades: K-6 | 517 students
    0.7 miles
    281 N 200 E
    American Fork, UT 84003
    (801)610-8705
    0.7 K-6 517
  • American Fork Serv By Appt Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 221 students
    0.7 miles
    575 N 100 E
    American Fork, UT 84003
    (801)756-8400
    0.7 PK-3 221
  • American Fork Dan W. Peterson Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 224 students
    0.8 miles
    169 N 1100 E
    American Fork, UT 84003
    (801)756-8551
    0.8 PK-12 224

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