Cedar Middle School

2215 West Royal Hunte Dr
Cedar City, UT 84720
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Cedar Middle School serves 1,049 students in grades 6-8.
Cedar Middle 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (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 49% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Cedar Middle School's student population of 1,049 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,049 students
This chart display total students of Cedar Middle School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Cedar Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)42 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Cedar Middle School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Cedar Middle School by grade.

School Rankings

Cedar Middle 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 Cedar Middle School is 0.30, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall Testing Rank
#419 out of 959 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Cedar Middle School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cedar Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Utah by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cedar Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Utah by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Cedar Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Utah by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Cedar Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Cedar Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
9%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cedar Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cedar Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
83%
74%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cedar Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Cedar Middle School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Cedar Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Utah by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cedar Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score
0.300.42
This chart display the diversity score of Cedar Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Utah by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
28%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cedar Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Utah by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cedar Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Utah by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIron School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cedar Middle School is Cedar City High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Southwest Educational Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cedar South School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cedar City Cedar City High School Math: 38% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,213 student
    1.1 miles
    703 W 600 S
    Cedar City, UT 84720
    (435) 586-2820
    1.1 9-12 1,213
  • Cedar City Iron County Preschool Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 188 students
    1.2 miles
    638 W 500 S
    Cedar City, UT 84720
    (435) 586-2801
    1.2 PK 188
  • Cedar City Cedar South School Math: 44% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 477 students
    1.3 miles
    499 W 400 S
    Cedar City, UT 84720
    (435) 586-2850
    1.3 K-5 477
  • Cedar City Southwest Educational Academy Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 137 students
    1.3 miles
    510 W 800 S
    Cedar City, UT 84720
    (435) 586-2870
    1.3 K-12 137
  • Cedar City Success Suu Charter School
    Math: 70-79% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 212 students
    1.7 miles
    351 W University Blvd, Mc205
    Cedar City, UT 84720
    (435) 865-8790
    1.7 9-12 212

School Reviews

Review Cedar Middle School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Some districts are banning handcuffing, while others are cuffing kindergarteners simply throwing a temper tantrum. Read this editorial to see why this author believes slapping the cuffs on children’s wrists only leads to more behavior issues and violence in their adult lives.
For some students, attending college immediately after high school is not the right choice. Keep reading to learn more about the pros and cons of this decision and to learn about some alternative options.
August 02, 2021
The 2020-21 school year was unlike any other and hopefully not one we’ll repeat anytime soon. The COVID-19 pandemic changed the face of America’s public education system and we’re still seeing the effects. In this article, we’ll explore the impact of the pandemic on America’s public schools, see how they responded, and talk about some tips for returning to in-person education this fall.