Pleasant Grove Junior High School
Pleasant Grove Junior High School serves 1,426 students in grades 7-9.
Pleasant Grove Junior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).
Pleasant Grove Junior High School's student population of 1,426 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)
Students by Grade
Pleasant Grove Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 959 schools in Utah (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Pleasant Grove Junior High School is 0.30, 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 Data
State Level (UT)
Overall Testing Rank
#506 out of 959 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education
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