Escalante High School

  • Escalante High School serves 65 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Escalante High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Utah state average of 26%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Escalante High School's student population of 65 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students65 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Escalante High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 943 schools in Utah (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The diversity score of Escalante High School is 0.12, 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 School Rank (16-17)#593 out of 943 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a34:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
1%
17%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
94%
74%
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Diversity Score0.120.42
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Graduation Rate≥50%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGarfield School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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    1.0 miles
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    14.0 miles
    50 Sch House Ln, 50 Sch House
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  • Antimony Antimony School
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    22.3 miles
    140 N Highway 22, 140 N Hwy 22
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    (435)624-3221
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  • Tropic Bryce Valley High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 138 students
    28.2 miles
    721 W Bryce Way, 721 W Bryce W
    Tropic, UT 84776
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  • Tropic Bryce Valley School
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    28.2 miles
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