Pleasant Grove High School

  • Pleasant Grove High School serves 2,057 students in grades 10-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 56% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 48% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Pleasant Grove High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 25%.
  • Pleasant Grove High School operates within the Alpine School District.
  • Alpine School District's 91% graduation rate is higher than the Utah state average of 85%.

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School Overview

  • Pleasant Grove High School's student population of 2057 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 73 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students2,057 students
Pleasant Grove High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Pleasant Grove High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
Pleasant Grove High School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradePleasant Grove High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Pleasant Grove High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 932 schools in Utah (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pleasant Grove High School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
47%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
45%
Student : Teacher Ratio28:123:1
Pleasant Grove High School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Pleasant Grove High School American Indian Students (1988-2013)
Asian
1%
2%
Pleasant Grove High School Asian Students (1991-2016)
Hispanic
10%
17%
Pleasant Grove High School Black Students (1992-2016)
Black
n/a
1%
Pleasant Grove High School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
85%
75%
Pleasant Grove High School White Students (1989-2016)
Hawaiian
1%
2%
Pleasant Grove High School Hawaiian Students (2011-2016)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Pleasant Grove High School Two Or More Races Students (2014-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsPleasant Grove High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownUT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.270.29
Pleasant Grove High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Graduation Rate
94%
85%
Pleasant Grove High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
29%
Pleasant Grove High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
Pleasant Grove High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Pleasant Grove High School is Alpine School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 140 school districts in Utah (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Alpine School District's student population of 76,938 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 91% has increased from 76% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $6,156 is higher than the state average of $5,810. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $6,675 is higher than the state average of $6,353. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameAlpine School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    86
    1
    Number of Students Managed76,938584
    Alpine School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    55%
    47%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    49%
    45%
    District Graduation Rate
    91%
    85%
    District Total Revenue$446 MM$3 MM
    District Spending$484 MM$4 MM
    District Revenue / Student$6,156$5,810
    District Spending / Student$6,675$6,353
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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