Granite School District

2500 S State Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 91 public schools serving 61,923 students in Granite School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Utah.
Public Schools in Granite School District have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the Utah public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Granite School District are Cottonwood School, Eastwood School and Oakridge School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Granite School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Utah.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Utah public school average of 27% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (UT)
# Schools
91 Schools
1,110 Schools
# Students
61,923 Students
677,275 Students
# Teachers
n/a
18 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
n/a

District Rank

Granite School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 151 school districts in Utah (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 74% has increased from 65% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (UT)
Overall District Rank
#112 out of 153 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Granite   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Granite   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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Granite   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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(15-16)
74%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Granite   School District and public school graduation rate of UT by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.64
0.44
# American Indian Students
802 Students
7,016 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
2,785 Students
11,595 Students
% Asian Students
5%
2%
# Hispanic Students
22,162 Students
121,472 Students
% Hispanic Students
36%
18%
# Black Students
2,420 Students
9,446 Students
% Black Students
4%
1%
# White Students
29,989 Students
493,575 Students
% White Students
48%
73%
# Hawaiian Students
2,867 Students
10,878 Students
% Hawaiian Students
5%
2%
# Two or more races Students
897 Students
20,998 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
1,849
14,038
# Students in K Grade:
3,911
46,625
# Students in 1st Grade:
4,499
48,983
# Students in 2nd Grade:
4,591
49,785
# Students in 3rd Grade:
4,420
49,138
# Students in 4th Grade:
4,550
50,411
# Students in 5th Grade:
4,660
51,306
# Students in 6th Grade:
4,418
52,014
# Students in 7th Grade:
4,602
53,547
# Students in 8th Grade:
4,554
53,908
# Students in 9th Grade:
5,110
53,636
# Students in 10th Grade:
5,107
52,369
# Students in 11th Grade:
4,838
51,235
# Students in 12th Grade:
4,814
50,280
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $9,734 is higher than the state median of $8,041. The school district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,675 is higher than the state median of $8,844. The school district spending/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
This School District
This State (UT)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$603 MM
$5 MM
This chart display total revenue of Granite   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in UT by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$599 MM
$6 MM
This chart display total spending of Granite   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in UT by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$9,734
$8,041
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Granite   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in UT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$9,675
$8,844
This chart display average spending per public school student in Granite   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in UT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Granite School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Cottonwood School
Math: 79% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
5205 Holladay Blvd
Salt Lake City, UT 84117
(385) 646-4798
Grades: PK-6
| 437 students
Rank: #22.
Eastwood School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
3305 Wasatch Blvd
Salt Lake City, UT 84109
(385) 646-4816
Grades: PK-5
| 311 students
Rank: #33.
Oakridge School
Math: 77% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
4325 S Jupiter Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84124
(385) 646-4936
Grades: K-5
| 380 students
Rank: #44.
Howard R. Driggs School
Math: 74% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4340 S 2700 E
Salt Lake City, UT 84124
(385) 646-4810
Grades: PK-6
| 501 students
Rank: #55.
Upland Terrace School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3700 S 2860 E
Salt Lake City, UT 84109
(385) 646-5055
Grades: PK-5
| 519 students
Rank: #66.
Morningside School
Math: 75% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4170 S 3000 E
Salt Lake City, UT 84124
(385) 646-4924
Grades: K-6
| 576 students
Rank: #77.
Wasatch Junior High School
Math: 63% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3750 S 3100 E
Salt Lake City, UT 84109
(385) 646-5244
Grades: 6-8
| 826 students
Rank: #88.
Crestview School
Math: 65% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2100 E Lincoln Lane
Salt Lake City, UT 84124
(385) 646-4804
Grades: PK-6
| 518 students
Rank: #99.
Rosecrest School
Math: 60% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2420 Fisher Ln
Salt Lake City, UT 84109
(385) 646-5002
Grades: PK-6
| 348 students
Rank: #1010.
Churchill Junior High School
Math: 60% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3450 E 4275 S
Salt Lake City, UT 84124
(385) 646-5144
Grades: 6-8
| 598 students
Rank: #1111.
Woodstock School
Math: 59% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6015 S 1300 E
Salt Lake City, UT 84121
(385) 646-5108
Grades: PK-6
| 536 students
Rank: #1212.
Skyline High School
Math: 50% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3251 E 3760 S
Salt Lake City, UT 84109
(385) 646-5420
Grades: 9-12
| 2,104 students
Rank: #1313.
Diamond Ridge School
Math: 55% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6034 W Mill Valley Lane
Salt Lake City, UT 84118
(385) 646-4858
Grades: K-6
| 740 students
Rank: #1414.
Oakwood School
Math: 53% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5815 S Highland Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84121
(385) 646-4942
Grades: PK-6
| 449 students
Rank: #1515.
Olympus High School
Math: 50% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4055 S 2300 E
Salt Lake City, UT 84124
(385) 646-5400
Grades: 9-12
| 2,141 students
Rank: #1616.
Calvin S. Smith School
Math: 54% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2150 W 6200 S
Salt Lake City, UT 84118
(385) 646-5020
Grades: PK-6
| 721 students
Rank: #1717.
Fox Hills School
Math: 55% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3775 W 6020 S
Salt Lake City, UT 84118
(385) 646-4828
Grades: K-6
| 724 students
Rank: #1818.
William Penn School
Math: 50% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1670 Siggard Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
(385) 646-4960
Grades: K-6
| 564 students
Rank: #1919.
Olympus Junior High School
Math: 52% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2217 E 4800 S
Salt Lake City, UT 84117
(385) 646-5224
Grades: 7-9
| n/a students
Rank: #2020.
Evergreen Junior High School
Math: 43% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3401 S 2000 E
Salt Lake City, UT 84109
(385) 646-5164
Grades: 7-9
| n/a students
Rank: #2121.
Spring Lane School
Math: 50% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5315 S 1700 E
Salt Lake City, UT 84117
(385) 646-4906
Grades: PK-6
| 336 students
Rank: #2222.
Bennion Junior High School
Math: 43% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6055 S 2700 W
Salt Lake City, UT 84118
(385) 646-5114
Grades: 7-9
| 1,104 students
Rank: #2323.
Neil Armstrong Academy
Math: 46% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5194 West Highbury Parkway
West Valley City, UT 84120
(385) 646-5284
Grades: PK-6
| 770 students
Rank: #2424.
Bonneville Junior High School
Math: 45% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5330 S 1660 E
Salt Lake City, UT 84117
(385) 646-5124
Grades: 6-8
| 598 students
Rank: #2525.
Robert Frost School
Math: 44% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3444 W 4400 S
West Valley City, UT 84119
(385) 646-4840
Grades: PK-6
| 364 students
Rank: #2626.
Vista School
Math: 38% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4925 S 2200 W
Salt Lake City, UT 84118
(385) 646-5067
Grades: PK-9
| 627 students
Rank: #2727.
Bennion School
Math: 40% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5775 S Sierra Grande Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84118
(385) 646-4774
Grades: PK-6
| 587 students
Rank: #2828.
Hunter School
Math: 42% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4351 S 5400 W
West Valley City, UT 84120
(385) 646-4876
Grades: PK-6
| 590 students
Rank: #2929.
South Kearns School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4430 W 5570 S
Salt Lake City, UT 84118
(385) 646-5026
Grades: PK-6
| 502 students
Rank: #3030.
Monroe School
Math: 39% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4450 W 3100 S
West Valley City, UT 84120
(385) 646-4918
Grades: PK-6
| 583 students
Rank: #3131.
Gearld Wright School
Math: 41% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
6760 W 3100 S
West Valley City, UT 84128
(801) 646-5480
Grades: PK-6
| 632 students
Rank: #3232.
Rolling Meadows School
Math: 37% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2950 Whitehall Dr
West Valley City, UT 84119
(385) 646-4990
Grades: PK-6
| 491 students
Rank: #3333.
Westbrook School
Math: 39% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3451 W 6200 S
Salt Lake City, UT 84118
(385) 646-5085
Grades: PK-6
| n/a students
Rank: #3434.
Philo T. Farnsworth School
Math: 40% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3751 S 4225 W
West Valley City, UT 84120
(385) 646-4822
Grades: PK-6
| 568 students
Rank: #3535.
Hillside School
Math: 33% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4283 S 6000 W
West Valley City, UT 84128
(385) 646-4870
Grades: PK-6
| 545 students
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 91 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 61,923 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 74% (Top 1% in UT)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), UT Dept. of Education

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