Brighton High School

2220 E 7695 S
Salt Lake City, UT 84121
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Brighton High School serves 1,957 students in grades 8-12.
Brighton High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Brighton High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Utah for:

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School Overview

Brighton High School's student population of 1,957 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 8-12
Total Students
1,957 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)
84 teachers
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School Rankings

Brighton High School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Brighton High School is 0.29, 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 Data
This School
State Level (UT)
Overall Testing Rank
#319 out of 959 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
17%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
84%
74%
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Hawaiian
1%
2%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.29
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Graduation Rate
93%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
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: 8-12
  • Students: 1,957 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 30% in UT)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.29 (Btm 50%)

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