Hunter Junior High School

  • Hunter Junior High School serves 742 students in grades 7-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 13% (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 22% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Utah state average of 25%.

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School Overview

  • Hunter Junior High School's student population of 742 students has declined by 30% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-9
Total Students742 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hunter Junior High School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hunter Junior High School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall School Rank#905 out of 932 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:123:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
7%
2%
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Hispanic
40%
17%
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Black
3%
1%
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White
45%
75%
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Hawaiian
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hunter Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.640.30
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGRANITE DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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