Douglas T. Orchard School

  • Douglas T. Orchard School serves 607 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 38% (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 27% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Utah state average of 25%.

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School Overview

  • Douglas T. Orchard School's student population of 607 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students607 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Douglas T. Orchard School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Douglas T. Orchard School is 0.57, 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#756 out of 932 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
39%
17%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
53%
75%
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Hawaiian
4%
2%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.570.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
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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