Hurricane High School

  • Hurricane High School serves 884 students in grades 10-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 43% (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 56% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Hurricane High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 25%.

Top Placements

Hurricane High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Utah for:

School Overview

  • Hurricane High School's student population of 884 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students884 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hurricane High School is ranked within the top 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 21:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hurricane High School is 0.22, 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)
Overall School Rank
28%
26%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hurricane High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hurricane High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Hurricane High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Utah by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
American Indian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Hurricane High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Hurricane High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
8%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hurricane High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hurricane High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
88%
75%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hurricane High School and the percentage of White public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Hurricane High School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hurricane High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.220.29
This chart display the diversity score of Hurricane High School and the public school average diversity score of Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
89%
85%
This chart display graduation rate of Hurricane High School and public school graduation rate of Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hurricane High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hurricane High 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 NameWashington School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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  • Hurricane Valley Academy Charter School
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  • Hurricane Hurricane Intermediate
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