Ensign School

  • Ensign School serves 371 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Ensign School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 25%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Ensign School's student population of 371 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students371 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ensign School is ranked within the top 5% of all 932 schools in Utah (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ensign School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall School Rank#14 out of 932 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
9%
17%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
78%
75%
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Hawaiian
1%
2%
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Two or more races
9%
2%
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Diversity Score0.380.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSalt Lake School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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