Pleasant Grove Junior High School

  • Pleasant Grove Junior High School serves 1,426 students in grades 7-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Pleasant Grove Junior High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.

School Overview

  • Pleasant Grove Junior High School's student population of 1,426 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-9
Total Students1,426 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)57 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pleasant Grove Junior High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Pleasant Grove Junior High School is 0.26, 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#281 out of 957 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio (17-18)24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
12%
17%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
84%
75%
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Hawaiian
1%
2%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.260.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlpine School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pleasant Grove Grovecrest School
    Grades: PK-6 | 757 students
    0.2 miles
    200 E 1100 N
    Pleasant Grove, UT 84062
    (801) 610-8109
    0.2 PK-6 757
  • Pleasant Grove John Hancock Charter School Charter School
    Grades: K-7 | 188 students
    0.5 miles
    125 N 100 E
    Pleasant Grove, UT 84062
    (801) 796-5646
    0.5 K-7 188
  • Pleasant Grove Central School
    Grades: PK-6 | 609 students
    0.6 miles
    95 N 400 E
    Pleasant Grove, UT 84062
    (801) 610-8104
    0.6 PK-6 609
  • Pleasant Grove Manila School
    Grades: PK-6 | 709 students
    1.0 miles
    1726 N 600 W
    Pleasant Grove, UT 84062
    (801) 610-8112
    1.0 PK-6 709
  • Pleasant Grove Mount Mahogany School
    Grades: PK-6 | 877 students
    1.0 miles
    618 N 1300 W
    Pleasant Grove, UT 84062
    (801) 610-8113
    1.0 PK-6 877

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