3659 W 9800 S
South Jordan, UT 84009
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Elk Ridge Middle School serves 1,143 students in grades 7-9.
Elk Ridge Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is 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 27% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-9
  • Enrollment: 1,143 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in UT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), UT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Elk Ridge Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Utah for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Elk Ridge Middle School's student population of 1,143 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-9
Total Students
1,143 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
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School Rankings

Elk Ridge Middle 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 Elk Ridge Middle School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (UT)
Overall Testing Rank
#309 out of 959 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
12%
18%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
78%
73%
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Hawaiian
2%
2%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
25%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), UT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-9
  • Enrollment: 1,143 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), UT Dept. of Education

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