Tooele Junior High School

  • Tooele Junior High School serves 850 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 46% (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 36% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Tooele Junior 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.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 25%.

School Overview

  • Tooele Junior High School's student population of 850 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students850 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tooele Junior 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tooele Junior High School is 0.31, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall School Rank#588 out of 943 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
15%
17%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
82%
75%
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Hawaiian
2%
2%
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tooele Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.310.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTooele School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tooele Tooele High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1776 students
    0.1 miles
    301 W Vine
    Tooele, UT 84074
    (435)833-1978
    0.1 9-12 1776
  • Tooele Northlake School
    Grades: K-6 | 654 students
    0.4 miles
    268 N Coleman
    Tooele, UT 84074
    (435)833-1940
    0.4 K-6 654
  • Tooele West School
    Grades: K-6 | 476 students
    0.4 miles
    451 W 300 S
    Tooele, UT 84074
    (435)833-1931
    0.4 K-6 476
  • Tooele Blue Peak High School Alternative School
    Grades: 10-12 | 106 students
    0.7 miles
    211 S Tooele Blvd
    Tooele, UT 84074
    (435)833-8700
    0.7 10-12 106
  • Tooele Tooele Community Learning Center
    Grades: 9-12
    0.7 miles
    211 S Tooele Blvd
    Tooele, UT 84074
    (435)833-8700
    0.7 9-12 n/a

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