Howard R. Driggs School

  • Howard R. Driggs School serves 647 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (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 75% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Howard R. Driggs School 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 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 26%.

Top Placements

Howard R. Driggs School places among the top 20% of public schools in Utah for:

School Overview

  • Howard R. Driggs School's student population of 647 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students647 students
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School Comparison

  • Howard R. Driggs School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Howard R. Driggs School is 0.13, which is less 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)#19 out of 943 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a34:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
17%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
93%
74%
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Hawaiian
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.130.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGranite School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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