Horizon School

  • Horizon School serves 678 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 54% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 43% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Horizon School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Utah state average of 26%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Horizon School's student population of 678 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students678 students
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School Comparison

  • Horizon School is ranked within the top 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 Horizon School is 0.56, 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)#387 out of 943 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a34:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
24%
17%
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Black
6%
1%
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White
62%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
2%
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Two or more races
6%
3%
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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 Score0.560.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMurray School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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