Horizon School

  • Horizon School serves 107 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Horizon 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 13:1 is lower than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 25%.

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School Overview

  • Horizon School's student population of 107 students has grown by 30% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students107 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Horizon 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 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Horizon School is 0.25, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
12%
17%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
86%
75%
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Hawaiian
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Horizon School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.250.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
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 Horizon 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 NameAlpine School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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