Southwest High School

  • Southwest High School serves 92 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 25%.

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School Overview

  • Southwest High School's student population of 92 students has grown by 268% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students92 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Southwest High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 5:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Southwest High School is 0.25, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall School Rankn/a
26%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
47%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:123:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
10%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Southwest High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
1%
1%
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White
86%
75%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Southwest High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.250.29
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Graduation Rate45-49%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Southwest High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Southwest High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWashington School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school 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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