George Washington Academy

  • George Washington Academy serves 1,019 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 78% (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 68% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • George Washington Academy 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 22:1 is lower than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 25%.

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School Overview

  • George Washington Academy's student population of 1,019 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students1,019 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • George Washington Academy 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 22:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of George Washington Academy is 0.24, 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#24 out of 932 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
17%
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Black
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in George Washington Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
87%
75%
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Hawaiian
1%
2%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in George Washington Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.240.41
This chart display the diversity score of George Washington Academy and the public school average diversity score of Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in George Washington Academy 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 NameGeorge Washington Academy School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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