Top Utah Public Schools
- Utah is the #36 largest school system in the United States, serving 646,178 students across the top 1,055 public schools for the 2018-19 school year.
- Utah public schools have a diversity score of 0.29, which is lower than the national average of 0.32.
- Minority enrollment is 25% (majority Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 23:1.
Student by Ethnicity
(UT) School Average
Two or more races
Top Utah Public Schools by County (2018-19)
- County# Schools# Students% Minority
- 7 Schools1,589 Students16% Minority
- 25 Schools12,036 Students14% Minority
- 44 Schools25,436 Students19% Minority
- 11 Schools4,008 Students16% Minority
- 4 Schools211 Students9% Minority
- 105 Schools80,255 Students16% Minority
- 15 Schools5,631 Students20% Minority
- 10 Schools2,296 Students10% Minority
- 9 Schools994 Students10% Minority
- 5 Schools1,618 Students25% Minority
- 19 Schools10,122 Students16% Minority
- 8 Schools2,689 Students7% Minority
- 8 Schools1,256 Students8% Minority
- 10 Schools2,931 Students20% Minority
- 5 Schools2,881 Students5% Minority
- 5 Schools315 Students17% Minority
- 5 Schools496 Students6% Minority
- 310 Schools215,304 Students36% Minority
- 14 Schools3,118 Students61% Minority
- 16 Schools5,840 Students16% Minority
- 15 Schools4,704 Students9% Minority
- 22 Schools8,189 Students20% Minority
- 34 Schools15,075 Students17% Minority
- 14 Schools7,685 Students17% Minority
- 181 Schools141,331 Students18% Minority
- 9 Schools6,747 Students21% Minority
- 55 Schools32,441 Students19% Minority
- 4 Schools508 Students8% Minority
- 86 Schools50,472 Students28% Minority
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