Elk Meadows School

3448 W 9800 S
South Jordan, UT 84095
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Elk Meadows School serves 833 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Elk Meadows School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 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

Elk Meadows School's student population of 833 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students833 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)33 teachers
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School Comparison

Elk Meadows School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Elk Meadows 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
#565 out of 957 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a34:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
10%
17%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
83%
74%
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Hawaiian
2%
2%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.300.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJordan School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Elk Meadows School is Elk Ridge Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Terra Linda School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • South Jordan Elk Ridge Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-9 | 1,149 student
    0.3 miles
    3659 W 9800 S
    South Jordan, UT 84009
    (801) 412-2800
    0.3 7-9 1,149
  • West Jordan Itineris Early College High School Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 10-12 | 398 students
    0.7 miles
    8714 Roy Del Circle
    West Jordan, UT 84088
    (385) 800-2140
    0.7 10-12 398
  • West Jordan Jordan Academy For Technology And Careers - North Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.7 miles
    9301 S 3400 W
    West Jordan, UT 84088
    (801) 256-5900
    0.7 9-12 n/a
  • West Jordan Terra Linda School Math: 35% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 580 students
    0.7 miles
    8400 S 3400 W
    West Jordan, UT 84088
    (801) 282-8036
    0.7 K-6 580
  • West Jordan Southpointe Adult High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.8 miles
    9301 S Wights Fort Rd
    West Jordan, UT 84084
    (801) 256-5952
    0.8 9-12 n/a

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