South Ogden Junior High School

  • South Ogden Junior High School serves 829 students in grades 7-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 32% (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 31% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • South Ogden Junior 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 26%.

School Overview

  • South Ogden Junior High School's student population of 829 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-9
Total Students829 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • South Ogden Junior 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 diversity score of South Ogden Junior High School is 0.39, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#765 out of 943 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a34:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
17%
17%
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Black
3%
1%
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White
76%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
2%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South Ogden Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.390.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWeber School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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I go to SOJH and it's actually a pretty good school, there isn't much bullying, as you'd expect in 12-15-year-old pubescent creatures. There is an acceptance for people of diverse origins, gender identities, or sexuality. 5/5 because they have a potato bar.
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