Snow Canyon High School

  • Snow Canyon High School serves 1,133 students in grades 10-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 46% (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 42% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Snow Canyon High 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 25%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Snow Canyon High School's student population of 1,133 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students1,133 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Snow Canyon High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 943 schools in Utah (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Snow Canyon High School is 0.37, which is less 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall School Rank#513 out of 943 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
16%
17%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
78%
75%
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Hawaiian
2%
2%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Snow Canyon High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.370.42
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Graduation Rate
95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWashington School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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  • Saint George Snow Canyon Middle School
    Grades: 8-9 | 891 students
    0.2 miles
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    (435)674-6474
    0.2 8-9 891
  • Santa Clara Arrowhead School
    Grades: K-5 | 659 students
    0.6 miles
    545 Arrowhead Trail
    Santa Clara, UT 84765
    (435)674-2027
    0.6 K-5 659
  • Saint George Dixie Sun School
    Grades: PK-5 | 500 students
    0.7 miles
    1795 W 1230 N
    Saint George, UT 84770
    (435)673-8978
    0.7 PK-5 500
  • Saint George Coral Cliffs School
    Grades: K-5 | 578 students
    0.9 miles
    2040 W 2000 N
    Saint George, UT 84770
    (435)652-4712
    0.9 K-5 578
  • Santa Clara Santa Clara School
    Grades: K-5 | 502 students
    0.9 miles
    2950 W Crestview Dr
    Santa Clara, UT 84765
    (435)628-2624
    0.9 K-5 502

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