North Star Academy

2920 W 14000 S
Riverton, UT 84065
10/
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Top 10%
Serving 530 students in grades Kindergarten-9, North Star Academy ranks in the top 10% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 39%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 43%).
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the Utah state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 28% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-9
  • Enrollment: 530 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • : Top 10% in UT
  • : 58% (Top 20%)
  • : 58% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), UT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

North Star Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Utah for:

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Attribute

School Overview

North Star Academy's student population of 530 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-9
Total Students
530 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

North Star Academy ranks within the top 10% of all 975 schools in Utah (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of North Star Academy is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (UT)
#79 out of 975 schools
(Top 10%)
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58%
39%
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58%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
19%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
86%
72%
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Hawaiian
1%
2%
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.26
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
22%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), UT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is North Star Academy's ranking?
North Star Academy is ranked #79 out of 975 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Utah.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
58% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% UT state average), while 58% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 43% UT state average).
How many students attend North Star Academy?
530 students attend North Star Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
86% of North Star Academy students are White, 6% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of North Star Academy?
North Star Academy has a student ration of 21:1, which is lower than the Utah state average of 22:1.
What grades does North Star Academy offer ?
North Star Academy offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-9
What school district is North Star Academy part of?
North Star Academy is part of North Star Academy School District.

School Reviews

5   3/12/2020
This school is great! I am a seventh grader, and I am learning all the time!
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Anynamous

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-9
  • Enrollment: 530 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • : Top 10%
  • : 58% (Top 20%)
  • : 58% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), UT Dept. of Education

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