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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 4 public schools in Grand School District, serving 1,500 students.
  • Public school in Grand School District have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the Utah public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 44% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Utah.
  • The top ranked public schools in Grand School District are Grand County High School, Grand County Middle School and Helen M. Knight School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Utah public school average of 26% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 0:1 is less than the Utah public school average of 34:1.

Overview

School District NameGrand School District
School District Websitehttp://www.grandschools.org
School District Phone Number(435)259-5317
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (UT)
# of Schools4 Schools1,065 Schools
# of Students1,500 Students668,976 Students
# of Teachersn/a66 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ration/a34:1

District Comparison

  • Grand School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 146 school districts in Utah (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has decreased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (UT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Grand   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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Grand   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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Grand   School District and public school graduation rate of UT by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.420.42
# of American Indian Students87 Students7,237 Students
% American Indian Students
6%
1%
# of Asian Students9 Students11,364 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students270 Students114,485 Students
% Hispanic Students
18%
17%
# of Black Students7 Students9,529 Students
% Black Students
n/a
1%
# of White Students1,113 Students497,278 Students
% White Students
74%
74%
# of Hawaiian Students3 Students10,514 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
2%
# of Two or more races Students11 Students17,783 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:5415,934
# of Students in Kindergarten:8747,744
# of Students in 1st Grade:12149,918
# of Students in 2nd Grade:10250,528
# of Students in 3rd Grade:10651,736
# of Students in 4th Grade:10753,051
# of Students in 5th Grade:11253,438
# of Students in 6th Grade:9951,980
# of Students in 7th Grade:13350,866
# of Students in 8th Grade:12850,630
# of Students in 9th Grade:12050,182
# of Students in 10th Grade:12248,945
# of Students in 11th Grade:11347,485
# of Students in 12th Grade:9646,539
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,657 is higher than the state average of $5,528. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $22,806 is higher than the state average of $5,861. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (UT)
Total Revenue$17 MM$3 MM
This chart display total revenue of Grand   School District and average revenue for each school distric in UT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$34 MM$4 MM
This chart display total spending of Grand   School District and average spending for each school distric in UT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,657$5,528
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Grand   School District and average revenue per public school student in UT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$22,806$5,861
This chart display average spending per public school student in Grand   School District and average spending per public school student in UT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Grand School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • C R Sundwall Center Special Education School
    190 E 100 N
    Moab, UT 84532
    (435)259-5628

    Grades: PK | 54 students
  • Grand County High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 50%
    608 S 400 E
    Moab, UT 84532
    (435)259-8931

    Grades: 9-12 | 451 students
  • Grand County Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 47%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    439 S 100 E
    Moab, UT 84532
    (435)259-7158

    Grades: 7-8 | 261 students
  • Helen M. Knight School Math: 37% | Reading: 44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    505 N Mivida Dr
    Moab, UT 84532
    (435)259-7350

    Grades: K-6 | 734 students
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