South Kearns School

  • South Kearns School serves 390 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • South Kearns 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Utah state average of 26%.

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School Overview

  • South Kearns School's student population of 390 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students390 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • South Kearns 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 diversity score of South Kearns School is 0.58, 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 School Rank (16-17)#858 out of 943 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a34:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
45%
17%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
47%
74%
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Hawaiian
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.580.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
7%
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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

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