Utah County Academy Of Science (ucas)

  • Utah County Academy Of Science (ucas) serves 393 students in grades 10-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Utah County Academy Of Science (ucas) placed in the top 1% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 36:1 is higher than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 25%.

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Utah County Academy Of Science (ucas) places among the top 20% of public schools in Utah for:

School Overview

  • Utah County Academy Of Science (ucas)'s student population of 393 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students393 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Utah County Academy Of Science (ucas) is ranked within the top 1% 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 36:1 has decreased from 37:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Utah County Academy Of Science (ucas) is 0.30, which is more 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)75-79%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Utah County Academy Of Science (ucas) and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Utah County Academy Of Science (ucas) and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio36:123:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Utah County Academy Of Science (ucas) and the public school average student teacher ratio of Utah by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Utah County Academy Of Science (ucas) and the percentage of Asian public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
13%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Utah County Academy Of Science (ucas) and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Utah County Academy Of Science (ucas) and the percentage of Black public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
83%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Utah County Academy Of Science (ucas) and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Utah County Academy Of Science (ucas).This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.300.29
This chart display the diversity score of Utah County Academy Of Science (ucas) and the public school average diversity score of Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥95%
85%
This chart display graduation rate of Utah County Academy Of Science (ucas) and public school graduation rate of Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Utah County Academy Of Science (ucas) 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 NameUtah County Academy Of Science (ucas) School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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