Olympus Junior High School

2217 E 4800 S
Salt Lake City, UT 84117
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Olympus Junior High School serves 919 students in grades 7-9.
Olympus Junior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Utah state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Olympus Junior High School's student population of 919 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-9
Total Students919 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)32 teachers
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School Comparison

Olympus Junior High School is ranked within the top 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 Olympus Junior High School is 0.17, 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
#474 out of 957 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a34:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
17%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
91%
74%
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Hawaiian
1%
2%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.170.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGranite School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Olympus Junior High School is Olympus High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wasatch Waldorf Charter School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Howard R. Driggs School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Salt Lake City Howard R. Driggs School Math: 75% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-6 | 647 students
    0.9 miles
    4340 S 2700 E
    Salt Lake City, UT 84124
    (385) 646-4810
    0.9 K-6 647
  • Salt Lake City Cottonwood School Math: 77% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-6 | 507 students
    1.0 miles
    5205 Holladay Blvd
    Salt Lake City, UT 84117
    (385) 646-4798
    1 K-6 507
  • Salt Lake City Crestview School Math: 65% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-6 | 697 students
    1.0 miles
    2100 E Lincoln Lane
    Salt Lake City, UT 84124
    (385) 646-4804
    1 PK-6 697
  • Salt Lake City Wasatch Waldorf Charter School Charter School
    Math: 20% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 555 students
    1.2 miles
    1458 East Murray-holladay Road
    Salt Lake City, UT 84117
    (801) 871-3950
    1.2 K-8 555
  • Salt Lake City Bonneville Junior High School Math: 43% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 525 students
    1.3 miles
    5330 S 1660 E
    Salt Lake City, UT 84117
    (385) 646-5124
    1.3 7-8 525

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