Mt. Nebo Junior High School

  • Mt. Nebo Junior High School serves 676 students in grades 7-10.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 36% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 31% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Mt. Nebo Junior 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 25%.

School Overview

  • Mt. Nebo Junior High School's student population of 676 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-10
Total Students676 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mt. Nebo Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 932 schools in Utah (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mt. Nebo Junior High School is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall School Rank#742 out of 932 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mt. Nebo Junior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Mt. Nebo Junior High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic
19%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Mt. Nebo Junior High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Mt. Nebo Junior High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
White
79%
75%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mt. Nebo Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.340.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mt. Nebo Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNebo School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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