Salt Lake Center For Science Education

Salt Lake Center For Science Education serves 409 students in grades 6-12.
Salt Lake Center For Science Education placed in the top 50% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Utah state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

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 409 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students409 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)21 teachers
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School Comparison

Salt Lake Center For Science Education is ranked within the top 50% 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 Salt Lake Center For Science Education is 0.61, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall Testing Rank
#309 out of 957 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
35%
17%
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Black
5%
1%
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White
52%
74%
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Hawaiian
2%
2%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.610.42
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Graduation Rate
(16-17)
≥90%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSalt Lake Center For Science Education School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Salt Lake Center For Science Education is West High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Northwest Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Newman School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Salt Lake City Newman School Math: 43% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 471 students
    0.2 miles
    1269 N Colorado St
    Salt Lake City, UT 84116
    (801) 578-8537
    0.2 PK-6 471
  • Salt Lake City Rose Park School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 410 students
    0.5 miles
    1105 W 1000 N
    Salt Lake City, UT 84116
    (801) 578-8554
    0.5 PK-6 410
  • Salt Lake City Salt Lake Head Start
    Grades: PK | 325 students
    0.5 miles
    1240 American Beauty Dri
    Salt Lake City, UT 84116
    (801) 578-8173
    0.5 PK 325
  • Salt Lake City Escalante School Math: 27% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 472 students
    0.6 miles
    1810 W 900 N
    Salt Lake City, UT 84116
    (801) 578-8496
    0.6 PK-6 472
  • Salt Lake City Backman School Magnet School
    Math: 29% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 495 students
    0.8 miles
    601 N 1500 W
    Salt Lake City, UT 84116
    (801) 578-8100
    0.8 PK-6 495

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