Salt Lake Center For Science Education

  • Salt Lake Center For Science Education serves 401 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 37% (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 47% (which is higher 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 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Utah state average of 25%.

Top Placements

Salt Lake Center For Science Education places among the top 20% of public schools in Utah for:

School Overview

  • Salt Lake Center For Science Education's student population of 401 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students401 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Salt Lake Center For Science Education's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Salt Lake Center For Science Education is 0.61, 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#201 out of 932 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:123:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
32%
17%
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Black
6%
1%
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White
54%
75%
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Hawaiian
2%
2%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score0.610.30
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Graduation Rate≥90%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSalt Lake Center For Science Education School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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