Kearns High School

  • Kearns High School serves 2,374 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (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 26% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Kearns 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 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Utah state average of 26%.

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School Overview

  • Kearns High School's student population of 2,374 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,374 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Kearns High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Kearns High School is 0.60, 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 (16-17)#861 out of 943 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a34:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
42%
17%
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Black
3%
1%
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White
47%
74%
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Hawaiian
5%
2%
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Diversity Score0.600.42
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Graduation Rate
83%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
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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