Beacon Heights School

  • Beacon Heights School serves 502 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (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 75% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Beacon Heights School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Beacon Heights School's student population of 502 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students502 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Beacon Heights School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Beacon Heights School is 0.44, which is more 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 School Rank#16 out of 957 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio (17-18)26:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
14%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
17%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
75%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
2%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score0.440.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSalt Lake School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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