Pony Express School

  • Pony Express School serves 942 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 31% (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 39% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower 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%.

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School Overview

  • Pony Express School's student population of 942 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students942 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pony Express School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pony Express School is 0.27, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#629 out of 932 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:123:1
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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
85%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
2%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pony Express School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.27n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlpine School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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    1.0 miles
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