Elk Ridge Middle School

  • Elk Ridge Middle School serves 1,149 students in grades 7-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (which is equal to the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Elk Ridge Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.

School Overview

  • Elk Ridge Middle School's student population of 1,149 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-9
Total Students1,149 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elk Ridge Middle 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 Ridge Middle School is 0.32, 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#545 out of 957 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
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
2%
2%
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Hispanic
11%
17%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
79%
75%
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Hawaiian
3%
2%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score0.320.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
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

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