J.r. Smith School

  • J.r. Smith School serves 679 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (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 34% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • J.r. Smith 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.

School Overview

  • J.r. Smith School's student population of 679 students has grown by 35% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students679 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • J.r. Smith 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 J.r. Smith School is 0.45, 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 Testing Rank#704 out of 957 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio (17-18)20:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
26%
17%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
74%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
2%
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.450.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in J.r. Smith School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Utah by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWasatch School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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