Spectrum Academy - Nsl

  • Spectrum Academy - Nsl serves 569 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 27% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Spectrum Academy - Nsl 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 25%.

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School Overview

  • Spectrum Academy - Nsl's student population of 569 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students569 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Spectrum Academy - Nsl is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 932 schools in Utah (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Spectrum Academy - Nsl is 0.20, 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 Rank
66%
26%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
7%
17%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
89%
75%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score0.200.29
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Graduation Rate30-39%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpectrum Academy School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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