Silver Hills School

  • Silver Hills School serves 494 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21% (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 19% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Utah state average of 25%.

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School Overview

  • Silver Hills School's student population of 494 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students494 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Silver Hills School's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Silver Hills School is 0.66, 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#867 out of 932 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
10%
2%
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Hispanic
43%
17%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
39%
75%
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Hawaiian
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Silver Hills School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.660.30
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGranite School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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