Mountain Heights Academy

9067 S 1300 W Suite 204
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Mountain Heights Academy serves 696 students in grades 7-12.
Mountain Heights Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Mountain Heights Academy's student population of 696 students has grown by 37% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students696 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)22 teachers
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School Comparison

Mountain Heights Academy 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 Mountain Heights Academy is 0.24, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall Testing Rank
#506 out of 957 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a34:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
2%
2%
Hispanic
5%
17%
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Black
1%
1%
White
87%
74%
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Hawaiian
1%
2%
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.240.42
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Graduation Rate
(16-17)
60-64%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
28%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMountain Heights Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Mountain Heights Academy is City Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is M. Lynn Bennion School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Salt Lake City City Academy Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 178 students
    0.3 miles
    555 E 200 S
    Salt Lake City, UT 84102
    (801) 596-8489
    0.3 7-12 178
  • Salt Lake City M. Lynn Bennion School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 244 students
    0.5 miles
    429 S 800 E
    Salt Lake City, UT 84102
    (801) 578-8108
    0.5 PK-6 244
  • Salt Lake City Bryant Middle School Math: 22% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 376 students
    0.7 miles
    40 S 800 E
    Salt Lake City, UT 84102
    (801) 578-8118
    0.7 7-8 376
  • Salt Lake City Open Classroom Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 371 students
    0.8 miles
    134 D Street
    Salt Lake City, UT 84103
    (801) 578-8144
    0.8 PK-8 371
  • Salt Lake City Salt Lake Arts Academy Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 68% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 5-8 | 392 students
    0.8 miles
    844 S 200 E
    Salt Lake City, UT 84111
    (801) 531-1173
    0.8 5-8 392

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