Independence High School

  • Independence High School serves 195 students in grades 5-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Independence High 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 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Utah state average of 26%.

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School Overview

  • Independence High School's student population of 195 students has declined by 31% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 5-12
Total Students195 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Independence High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 957 schools in Utah (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Independence High School is 0.54, 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#946 out of 957 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a34:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
37%
17%
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Black
3%
1%
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White
57%
74%
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Hawaiian
1%
2%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Independence High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.540.42
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Graduation Rate50-54%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameProvo School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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