Gearld Wright School

  • Gearld Wright School serves 805 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30% (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 29% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Utah state average of 25%.

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School Overview

  • Gearld Wright School's student population of 805 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students805 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gearld Wright School's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gearld Wright School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall School Rank#764 out of 932 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
36%
17%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
56%
75%
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Hawaiian
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gearld Wright School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.560.30
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
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 Gearld Wright School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Utah by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGranite School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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