Escalante High School

  • Escalante High School serves 67 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21-39% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2015-16 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 bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 25%.

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School Overview

  • Escalante High School's student population of 67 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students67 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Escalante High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Escalante High School is 0.15, 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#779 out of 932 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
17%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
92%
75%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Escalante High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.150.41
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Graduation Rate≥50%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGarfield School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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