Mountain Shadows School

  • Mountain Shadows School serves 708 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 42% (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 32% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Utah state average of 25%.

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School Overview

  • Mountain Shadows School's student population of 708 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students708 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mountain Shadows School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mountain Shadows School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall School Rank#688 out of 932 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
26%
17%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
63%
75%
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Hawaiian
3%
2%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score0.540.30
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJORDAN DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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    0.8 miles
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  • West Jordan Falcon Ridge School
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  • Salt Lake City Entheos Academy Kearns Charter School
    Grades: K-9 | 571 students
    1.2 miles
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  • Salt Lake City Diamond Ridge School
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    1.3 miles
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