George Washington High School

  • George Washington High School serves 217 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (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 ≤10% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • George Washington 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 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Utah state average of 26%.

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School Overview

  • George Washington High School's student population of 217 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students217 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • George Washington 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 George Washington High School is 0.61, which is more 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)#930 out of 943 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a34:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
47%
17%
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Black
6%
1%
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White
41%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
2%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.610.42
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Graduation Rate35-39%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOgden City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to George Washington High School is Contracted Special Education (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ogden Contracted Special Education Special Education School
    Grades: K-12
    0.2 miles
    1950 Monroe Blvd
    Ogden, UT 84401
    (801)737-7300
    0.2 K-12 n/a
  • Ogden Ogden Preschool Special Education School
    Grades: PK-K | 120 students
    0.2 miles
    1950 Monroe Blvd
    Ogden, UT 84401
    (801)737-7300
    0.2 PK-K 120
  • Ogden Spec. Educ. Atc Special Education School
    Grades: 7-12
    0.2 miles
    1950 Monroe Blvd
    Ogden, UT 84401
    (801)625-8700
    0.2 7-12 n/a
  • Ogden New Bridge School
    Grades: PK-6 | 657 students
    0.5 miles
    2150 Jefferson Ave.
    Ogden, UT 84401
    (801)737-8100
    0.5 PK-6 657
  • Ogden James Madison School
    Grades: PK-6 | 502 students
    0.8 miles
    2563 Monroe Blvd
    Ogden, UT 84401
    (801)737-8200
    0.8 PK-6 502

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