Cottonwood School

  • Cottonwood School serves 507 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 77% (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 82% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Cottonwood School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.

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School Overview

  • Cottonwood School's student population of 507 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students507 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cottonwood School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Cottonwood School is 0.17, 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#9 out of 957 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio (17-18)27:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
17%
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Black
3%
1%
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White
90%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
2%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.170.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGranite School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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