Emerson School

  • Emerson School serves 583 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Emerson School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.

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School Overview

  • Emerson School's student population of 583 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students583 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Emerson School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Emerson School is 0.46, which is more 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#83 out of 957 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio (17-18)23:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
19%
17%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
70%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
2%
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Two or more races
7%
2%
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Diversity Score0.460.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSalt Lake School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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