Salem Hills High School

  • Salem Hills High School serves 1,237 students in grades 10-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Salem Hills 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 25%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Salem Hills High School's student population of 1,237 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students1,237 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Salem Hills High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 932 schools in Utah (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Salem Hills High School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
17%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
93%
75%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Salem Hills High School and the percentage of White public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
2%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Salem Hills High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.130.29
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Graduation Rate
95%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Salem Hills High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Salem Hills High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNebo School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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