1850 S 2500 E
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Beacon Heights School serves 502 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Beacon Heights School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 73% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Utah state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Beacon Heights School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Utah for:

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School Overview

Beacon Heights School's student population of 502 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
502 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Beacon Heights School is ranked within the top 5% of all 959 schools in Utah (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Beacon Heights School is 0.48, 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 Data
This School
State Level (UT)
Overall Testing Rank
#11 out of 959 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
12%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
17%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
71%
74%
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Hawaiian
1%
2%
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Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Students: 502 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in UT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 73% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.48 (Top 50%)

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