Orion Junior High School

  • Orion Junior High School serves 1,009 students in grades 7-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 46% (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 45% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 25%.

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School Overview

  • Orion Junior High School's student population of 1,009 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-9
Total Students1,009 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Orion Junior High School's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Orion Junior High School is 0.23, which is less 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#473 out of 932 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
10%
17%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
87%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
2%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Orion Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.230.30
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWeber School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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