Canyons School District

9361 South 300 East
Sandy, UT 84070
(District boundaries shown in map)
9/
10
Top 20%

Top Rankings

Canyons School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Utah for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 52 public schools serving 33,702 students in Canyons School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Utah.
Public Schools in Canyons School District have an average math proficiency score of 49% (versus the Utah public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 43% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Canyons School District are Sunrise School, Peruvian Park School and Willow Canyon School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Canyons School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Utah.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Utah public school average of 28% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (UT)
# Schools
52 Schools
1,115 Schools
# Students
33,702 Students
686,756 Students
# Teachers
1,523 Teachers
30,426 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
22:1

District Rank

Canyons School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 154 school districts in Utah (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 89% has increased from 83% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (UT)
#23 out of 154 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Canyons   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
49%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Canyons   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of UT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
53%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Canyons   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of UT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
89%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Canyons   School District and public school graduation rate of UT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.46
0.44
# American Indian Students
137 Students
6,695 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
880 Students
11,393 Students
% Asian Students
3%
2%
# Hispanic Students
5,950 Students
129,039 Students
% Hispanic Students
18%
19%
# Black Students
565 Students
9,192 Students
% Black Students
2%
1%
# White Students
23,975 Students
496,490 Students
% White Students
71%
72%
# Hawaiian Students
366 Students
11,104 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
2%
# Two or more races Students
1,829 Students
22,787 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
450
16,042
# Students in K Grade:
2,137
48,709
# Students in 1st Grade:
2,304
49,552
# Students in 2nd Grade:
2,458
50,420
# Students in 3rd Grade:
2,371
51,262
# Students in 4th Grade:
2,406
50,462
# Students in 5th Grade:
2,416
51,718
# Students in 6th Grade:
2,591
51,995
# Students in 7th Grade:
2,668
52,947
# Students in 8th Grade:
2,717
53,651
# Students in 9th Grade:
2,906
54,345
# Students in 10th Grade:
2,877
53,774
# Students in 11th Grade:
2,792
51,576
# Students in 12th Grade:
2,609
50,303
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,007 is higher than the state median of $10,643. The school district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,063 is higher than the state median of $10,739. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (UT)
Total Revenue
$405 MM
$7,309 MM
This chart display total revenue of Canyons   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in UT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$474 MM
$7,375 MM
This chart display total spending of Canyons   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in UT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,007
$10,643
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Canyons   School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in UT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$14,063
$10,739
This chart display average spending per public school student in Canyons   School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in UT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Canyons School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Sunrise School
(Math: 83% | Reading: 80%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1520 E 11265 S
Sandy, UT 84092
(801) 826-9550
Grades: K-5
| 638 students
Rank: #22.
Peruvian Park School
(Math: 79% | Reading: 77%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1545 E 8425 S
Sandy, UT 84093
(801) 826-9100
Grades: K-5
| 477 students
Rank: #33.
Willow Canyon School
(Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
9650 S 1700 E
Sandy, UT 84092
(801) 826-9625
Grades: K-5
| 372 students
Rank: #44.
Albion Middle School
(Math: 66% | Reading: 70%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2755 E 8890 S
Sandy, UT 84093
(801) 826-6700
Grades: 6-8
| 952 students
Rank: #55.
Oakdale School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1900 E 8100 S
Sandy, UT 84093
(801) 826-8950
Grades: K-5
| 396 students
Rank: #66.
Brookwood School
(Math: 75% | Reading: 63%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8640 S 2565 E
Sandy, UT 84093
(801) 826-7900
Grades: K-5
| 418 students
Rank: #77.
Butler School
(Math: 68% | Reading: 64%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2700 E 7000 S
Salt Lake City, UT 84121
(801) 826-7975
Grades: K-5
| 591 students
Rank: #88.
Draper School
Magnet School
(Math: 66% | Reading: 64%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1080 E 12660 S
Draper, UT 84020
(801) 826-8275
Grades: K-5
| 686 students
Rank: #99.
Lone Peak School
(Math: 64% | Reading: 65%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
11515 S 2220 E
Sandy, UT 84092
(801) 826-8650
Grades: K-5
| 621 students
Rank: #1010.
Quail Hollow School
(Math: 65% | Reading: 61%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2625 E 9070 S
Sandy, UT 84093
(801) 826-9175
Grades: K-5
| 479 students
Rank: #1111.
Canyon View School
(Math: 71% | Reading: 59%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3050 E 7800 S
Salt Lake City, UT 84121
(801) 826-8050
Grades: K-5
| 479 students
Rank: #1212.
Draper Park Middle School
(Math: 61% | Reading: 63%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
13133 South 1300 East
Draper, UT 84020
(801) 826-6900
Grades: 6-8
| 1,589 students
Rank: #1313.
Park Lane School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
9955 S 2300 E
Sandy, UT 84092
(801) 826-9025
Grades: K-5
| 344 students
Rank: #1414.
Butler Middle School
(Math: 58% | Reading: 64%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7530 S 2700 E
Salt Lake City, UT 84121
(801) 826-6800
Grades: 6-8
| 896 students
Rank: #1515.
Silver Mesa School
(Math: 58% | Reading: 57%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
8920 S 1700 E
Sandy, UT 84093
(801) 826-9400
Grades: K-5
| 570 students
Rank: #1616.
Granite School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
9760 S 3100 E
Sandy, UT 84092
(801) 826-8575
Grades: K-5
| 357 students
Rank: #1717.
Corner Canyon High School
(Math: 51% | Reading: 62%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
12943 S. 700 E.
Draper, UT 84020
(801) 826-6401
Grades: 8-12
| 2,399 students
Rank: #1818.
Ridgecrest School
(Math: 56% | Reading: 50%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1800 E 7200 S
Salt Lake City, UT 84121
(801) 826-9250
Grades: K-5
| 512 students
Rank: #1919.
Eastmont Middle School
(Math: 48% | Reading: 54%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10100 S 1300 E
Sandy, UT 84094
(801) 826-7000
Grades: 6-8
| 663 students
Rank: #2020.
Indian Hills Middle School
(Math: 44% | Reading: 57%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1180 E 11600 S
Sandy, UT 84094
(801) 826-7100
Grades: 6-8
| 1,127 students
Rank: #2121.
Goldminer's Daughter
(Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
10160 E Little Cottonwood Cany
Sandy, UT 84092
(801) 826-8575
Grades: K-8
| 6 students
Rank: #2222.
Alta View School
(Math: 54% | Reading: 48%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
10333 S 865 E
Sandy, UT 84094
(801) 826-7600
Grades: K-5
| 581 students
Rank: #2323.
Brighton High School
(Math: 38% | Reading: 69%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2220 E 7695 S
Salt Lake City, UT 84121
(801) 826-5800
Grades: 8-12
| 2,240 students
Rank: #2424.
East Sandy School
(Math: 51% | Reading: 49%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8295 S 865 E
Sandy, UT 84094
(801) 826-8425
Grades: K-5
| 388 students
Rank: #2525.
Oak Hollow School
(Math: 55% | Reading: 46%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
14400 S 884 E
Draper, UT 84020
(801) 826-8875
Grades: K-5
| 557 students
Rank: #2626.
Bella Vista School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2131 E 7000 S
Salt Lake City, UT 84121
(801) 826-7825
Grades: K-5
| 227 students
Rank: #2727.
Diamond Ridge High School
Alternative School
(Math: 40-59% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
825 East 9085 South
Sandy, UT 84094
(801) 826-9900
Grades: 6-12
| 88 students
Rank: #2828.
Altara School
(Math: 53% | Reading: 45%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
800 E 11000 S
Sandy, UT 84094
(801) 826-7675
Grades: K-5
| 555 students
Rank: #2929.
Willow Springs School
(Math: 49% | Reading: 48%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
13283 S Bellevue Way
Draper, UT 84020
(801) 826-9700
Grades: K-5
| 670 students
Rank: #3030.
Alta High School
(Math: 27% | Reading: 59%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
11055 S 1000 E
Sandy, UT 84094
(801) 826-5600
Grades: 8-12
| 2,286 students
Rank: #3131.
Union Middle School
(Math: 39% | Reading: 48%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
615 E 8000 S
Sandy, UT 84070
(801) 826-1500
Grades: 6-8
| 835 students
Rank: #32 - 3332. - 33.
Crescent School
(Math: 42% | Reading: 42%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
11100 S 230 E
Sandy, UT 84070
(801) 826-8200
Grades: K-5
| 422 students
Rank: #32 - 3332. - 33.
Sprucewood School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
12025 S 1000 E
Sandy, UT 84094
(801) 826-9475
Grades: K-5
| 324 students
Rank: #3434.
Hillcrest High School
(Math: 23% | Reading: 50%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
7350 S 900 E
Midvale, UT 84047
(801) 826-6000
Grades: 8-12
| 2,192 students
Rank: #3535.
Midvalley School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
217 E 7800 S
Midvale, UT 84047
(801) 826-8800
Grades: K-5
| 496 students
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Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Canyons School District?
Canyons School District manages 52 public schools serving 33,702 students.
What is the rank of Canyons School District?
Canyons School District is ranked #23 out of 154 school districts in Utah (top 20%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Utah school districts for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%), Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%) and Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Canyons School District?
71% of Canyons School District students are White, 18% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Canyons School District?
Canyons School District has a student/teacher ratio of 22:1, which is lower than the Utah state average of 23:1.
What is Canyons School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $14,063 is higher than the state median of $10,739. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 52 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 33,702 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • : 89% (Top 50% in UT)
  • : Top 20%
  • : 49% (Top 30%)
  • : 53% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), UT Dept. of Education

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