411 N 3200 W
Layton, UT 84041
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Legacy Junior High School serves 1,391 students in grades 7-9.
Legacy Junior High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Legacy Junior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Utah for:

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School Overview

Legacy Junior High School's student population of 1,391 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-9
Total Students
1,391 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)
46 teachers
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School Rankings

Legacy Junior High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 959 schools in Utah (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Legacy Junior High School is 0.22, which is less 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 Data
This School
State Level (UT)
Overall Testing Rank
#241 out of 959 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
17%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
88%
74%
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Hawaiian
1%
2%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.22
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 7-9
  • Students: 1,391 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in UT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.22 (Btm 50%)

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