2250 South 1300 West
West Valley City, UT 84119
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Roots Charter High School serves 182 students in grades 9-12.
Roots Charter High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Utah state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Roots Charter High School's student population of 182 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
182 students
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School Rankings

Roots Charter 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 Roots Charter High School is 0.51, which is more 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
This School
State Level (UT)
Overall Testing Rank
#917 out of 959 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
17:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
29%
17%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
64%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
2%
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.51
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
28%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 182 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Btm 50% in UT)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.51 (Top 30%)

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