Ranches Academy

Ranches Academy serves 364 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Ranches Academy placed in the top 20% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Ranches Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Utah for:

School Overview

Ranches Academy's student population of 364 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students364 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)15 teachers
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School Comparison

Ranches Academy is ranked within the top 20% 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 Ranches Academy is 0.24, 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
#186 out of 957 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a34:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
6%
17%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
87%
74%
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Hawaiian
3%
2%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.240.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRanches Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Ranches Academy is Rockwell Charter High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hidden Hollow School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Eagle Mountain Hidden Hollow School Math: 56% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 971 students
    0.2 miles
    2546 E Pony Express Parkway
    Eagle Mountain, UT 84005
    (801) 610-8721
    0.2 PK-6 971
  • Eagle Mountain Rockwell Charter High School Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 444 students
    0.6 miles
    3435 E Stonebridge Lane
    Eagle Mountain, UT 84005
    (801) 789-7625
    0.6 7-12 444
  • Eagle Mountain Pony Express School Math: 43% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 959 students
    0.9 miles
    3985 E Smith Ranch Rd
    Eagle Mountain, UT 84005
    (801) 610-8714
    0.9 PK-6 959
  • Eagle Mountain Black Ridge School Math: 50% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 1,272 student
    1.6 miles
    9358 N. Sunset Drive
    Eagle Mountain, UT 84005
    (801) 610-8729
    1.6 K-6 1,272
  • Orem Lumen Scholar Institute Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 520 students
    1.7 miles
    1353 W 760 N
    Orem, UT 84057
    (801) 987-9497
    1.7 K-12 520

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