Carl Sandburg School

  • Carl Sandburg School serves 379 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 28% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 21% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Utah state average of 25%.

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School Overview

  • Carl Sandburg School's student population of 379 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students379 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Carl Sandburg School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Carl Sandburg School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#837 out of 932 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
6%
2%
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Hispanic
31%
17%
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Black
3%
1%
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White
50%
75%
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Hawaiian
8%
2%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.650.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGRANITE DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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