Silver Mesa School

  • Silver Mesa School serves 588 students in grades KG-5.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 25%.
  • Silver Mesa School operates within the Canyons School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 588 students has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 588 students
Silver Mesa School Total Students (2010-2015)
Gender % Silver Mesa School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Silver Mesa School Total Teachers (2010-2013)
Students by Grade Silver Mesa School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The school's diversity score of 0.31 is more than the state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (UT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a n/a
Silver Mesa School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2013)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Silver Mesa School American Indian Students (2010-2014)
Asian
n/a
2%
Silver Mesa School Asian Students (2010-2014)
Hispanic
12%
17%
Silver Mesa School Black Students (2010-2015)
Black
2%
1%
Silver Mesa School Black Students (2010-2015)
White
82%
75%
Silver Mesa School White Students (2010-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
2%
Silver Mesa School Hawaiian Students (2010-2014)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Silver Mesa School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Silver Mesa School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown UT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.31 0.29
Silver Mesa School Diversity Score (2010-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
23%
30%
Silver Mesa School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
8%
Silver Mesa School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2015)

District Comparison

  • Canyons School District's student population of 82,852 students has grown by 62% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $7,208 is higher than the state average of $5,602. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $6,780 is less than the state average of $7,943. The district spending/student has declined by 17% over four years.
School District Name Canyons School District
Number of Schools
Managed
99
1
Number of Students Managed 82,852 615
Canyons School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $385 MM $3 MM
Canyons School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $362 MM $5 MM
Canyons School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $7,208 $5,602
Canyons School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $6,780 $7,943
Canyons School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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