Spanish Fork High School

  • Spanish Fork High School serves 1,372 students in grades 10-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (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 33% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Spanish Fork 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 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 26%.

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School Overview

  • Spanish Fork High School's student population of 1,372 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students1,372 students
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School Comparison

  • Spanish Fork 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 Spanish Fork High School is 0.25, 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)#731 out of 943 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
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
11%
17%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
86%
74%
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Hawaiian
1%
2%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.250.42
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Graduation Rate
95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNebo School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

School Notes

  • Nebo School District is a public school district in Utah County, Utah serving the southern part of the county south of Utah Lake. Provo City School District and Alpine School District cover the central and northern parts of the county, respectively.
  • With 23,948 pupils, Nebo is the 7th largest school district in Utah and among the fastest-growing. The district operates 3 high schools, 6 middle schools, 21 elementary schools, 1 elementary/middle school, and 2 alternative schools.
  • The district is named for nearby Mount Nebo, the tallest point in the Wasatch Range.
  • Spanish Fork High School: Spanish Fork High School is currently the only high school in Spanish Fork. Geographic boundaries include the cities of Spanish Fork, Salem, and Woodland Hills. Small rural communities of Palmyra, Benjamin, Lake Shore, and Leland also attend Spanish Fork High School. Currently the largest high school in Nebo School District. Two new high schools will be under construction shortly: Salem Hills High School and Maple Mountain High School, which will then drop the enrollment significantly. Students already in SFHS at the time of the completion of the stated high schools are allowed to finish schooling at there. Grades 10-12.
  • Mascot: The Don; School Colors: Red and Gray; Band: Marching Band won State Title in 2002 and 2003.; Drama: Overall Best (Electra), Best Actress (Calista Fisher), & Best Actor (Ensemble) at State Competition [2004]; Boys Athletics: Utah State Champion - Wrestling [1984, 2003, 2004] Baseball [1988, 1992, 2006] Golf [1996, 1997, 1999]; Girls Athletics: Utah State Champion - Track & Field [2005] Softball [2006]; Address: 99 North 300 West Spanish Fork, UT 84660.
  • Notable alumni: Scott Brumfield — former NFL football player.

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Spanish Fork Brockbank School
    Grades: PK-6 | 630 students
    0.4 miles
    340 W 500 N
    Spanish Fork, UT 84660
    (801)798-4025
    0.4 PK-6 630
  • Spanish Fork Landmark High School Alternative School
    Grades: 10-12 | 287 students
    0.7 miles
    612 S Main
    Spanish Fork, UT 84660
    (801)798-4030
    0.7 10-12 287
  • Spanish Fork Park School
    Grades: PK-6 | 472 students
    0.8 miles
    90 N 600 E
    Spanish Fork, UT 84660
    (801)798-4045
    0.8 PK-6 472
  • Spanish Fork Riverview School
    Grades: PK-6 | 908 students
    0.8 miles
    628 S West Park Drive
    Spanish Fork, UT 84660
    (801)798-4050
    0.8 PK-6 908
  • Spanish Fork Diamond Fork Junior High School
    Grades: 7-10 | 1114 students
    1.1 miles
    50 N 900 E
    Spanish Fork, UT 84660
    (801)798-4052
    1.1 7-10 1114

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
Spanish Fork High School has been amazing to work with. I had a son with autism and a daughter with schizophrenia that attended the school in the past five year. The school was very attentive to their needs and really went out of their way to help my children succeed.
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Frienly administration and counselors. Great, positive environment for my kids. Most programs are top notch! Go Dons!!!
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