Salt Lake Arts Academy

  • Salt Lake Arts Academy serves 392 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 69% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 67% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 25%.

School Overview

  • Salt Lake Arts Academy's student population of 392 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students392 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Salt Lake Arts Academy's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Salt Lake Arts Academy is 0.32, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.30. 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#92 out of 932 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
17%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
82%
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 Salt Lake Arts Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.320.30
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Salt Lake Arts Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Utah by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSalt Lake Arts Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

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I have two kids in this school. It is small, the principal knows all the kids, the academics are excellent. I couldn't be happier. YOu have to enter a lottery to get your kids in, so you have to apply by January if you want them to get in by Fall.
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