Southwest High School

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  • Southwest High School serves 28 students in grades 9-12.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 25%.
  • Southwest High School operates within the Washington School District.
  • Washington School District's 76% graduation rate is lower than the UT state average of 81%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 28 students has grown by 47% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 28 students
Southwest High School Total Students (2011-2015)
Gender % Southwest High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Southwest High School Total Teachers (2010-2013)
Students by Grade Southwest High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The school's diversity score of 0.51 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
Southwest High School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2013)
American Indian
11%
1%
Southwest High School American Indian Students (2011-2015)
Hispanic
15%
17%
Southwest High School Black Students (2011-2015)
Black
3%
1%
Southwest High School Black Students (2013-2015)
White
68%
75%
Southwest High School White Students (2011-2015)
Hawaiian
3%
2%
Southwest High School Hawaiian Students (2014-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Southwest High 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.
0.51 0.29
Southwest High 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.
39%
30%
Southwest High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2015)
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.
10%
8%
Southwest High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2015)

District Comparison

  • Washington School District's student population of 27,978 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,020 is higher than the state average of $5,602. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,917 is higher than the state average of $7,943. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name Washington School District
Number of Schools
Managed
47
1
Number of Students Managed 27,978 615
Washington School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 76% 81%
Washington School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $225 MM $3 MM
Washington School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $250 MM $5 MM
Washington School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,020 $5,602
Washington School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,917 $7,943
Washington 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

School Notes

  • Southwest Adult High School creates lifelong learners who achieve academic success, expand their perspectives, and build life skills in order to reach their potential and have a positive impact on society. AdvancED Accreditation by Northwest Accreditation Commission. Offering traditional High School Diploma, GED preparation, and ESL classes.

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