Foothills School

  • Foothills School serves 780 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (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 56% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Foothills School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 25%.

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School Overview

  • Foothills School's student population of 780 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students780 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Foothills School is ranked within the top 30% 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 24:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Foothills School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. 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
18%
26%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Foothills School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Foothills School and the percentage of Black public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
95%
75%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Foothills School and the percentage of White public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Foothills School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.100.29
This chart display the diversity score of Foothills School and the public school average diversity score of Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Foothills School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNebo School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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