Edgemont School

1085 E 9800 S
Sandy, UT 84094
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Edgemont School serves 370 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Edgemont 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 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Edgemont School's student population of 370 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
370 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)
20 teachers
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School Rankings

Edgemont 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 Edgemont School is 0.38, 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
#439 out of 959 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
12%
17%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
78%
74%
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Hawaiian
2%
2%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
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: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 370 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in UT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.38 (Top 50%)

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