South Summit High School

  • South Summit High School serves 462 students in grades 9-12.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 25%.
  • South Summit High School operates within the South Summit School District.
  • South Summit School District's 88% graduation rate is higher than the UT state average of 81%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 462 students has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students462 students
South Summit High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %South Summit High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
South Summit High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by GradeSouth Summit High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(UT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ration/an/a
South Summit High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
South Summit High School American Indian Students (1988-2008)
Asian
n/a
2%
South Summit High School Asian Students (1996-2006)
Hispanic
10%
17%
South Summit High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
n/a
1%
South Summit High School Black Students (1997-2013)
White
88%
75%
South Summit High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
2%
South Summit High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSouth Summit High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownUT 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.
0.220.41
South Summit High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
12%
30%
South Summit High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
7%
8%
South Summit High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • South Summit School District's student population of 1,535 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,376 is higher than the state average of $6,581. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,087 is higher than the state average of $6,846. The district spending/student has declined by 19% over four years.
School District NameSouth Summit School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
1
Number of Students Managed1,535615
South Summit School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate88%81%
South Summit School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$17 MM$4 MM
South Summit School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$13 MM$4 MM
South Summit School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,376$6,581
South Summit School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,087$6,846
South Summit School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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