Silver Hills School

5770 W 5100 S
Salt Lake City, UT 84118
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Silver Hills School serves 526 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Silver Hills 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 17% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Utah state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Silver Hills School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Utah for:

School Overview

Silver Hills School's student population of 526 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students526 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)18 teachers
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School Rankings

Silver Hills 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 Silver Hills School is 0.65, 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
#924 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)
17%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a17:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
9%
2%
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Hispanic
39%
17%
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Black
3%
1%
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White
44%
74%
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Hawaiian
3%
2%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.650.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGranite School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Silver Hills School is Kearns High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Thomas Jefferson Junior High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beehive School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Salt Lake City Beehive School Math: 30% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 641 students
    0.9 miles
    5655 S 5220 W
    Salt Lake City, UT 84118
    (385) 646-4768
    0.9 PK-6 641
  • Salt Lake City Western Hills School Math: 24% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 423 students
    0.9 miles
    5190 S Heath Ave
    Salt Lake City, UT 84118
    (385) 646-5091
    0.9 PK-6 423
  • Salt Lake City Thomas Jefferson Junior High School Math: 23% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 706 students
    1.0 miles
    5850 S 5600 W
    Salt Lake City, UT 84118
    (385) 646-5194
    1 7-8 706
  • Salt Lake City Thomas W. Bacchus School Math: 22% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 442 students
    1.1 miles
    5925 S 5975 W
    Salt Lake City, UT 84118
    (385) 646-4762
    1.1 K-6 442
  • Salt Lake City Kearns High School Math: 11% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,374 students
    1.2 miles
    5525 S Cougar Ln
    Salt Lake City, UT 84118
    (385) 646-5380
    1.2 9-12 2,374

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