Top 10 Best Utah Magnet Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 21 magnet public schools serving 10,501 students in Utah.
Learn more about how magnet schools work. The top ranked magnet public schools in Utah are Utah County Of Science, No. Ut. Acad. For Math Engineering & Science and Academy For Math Engineering & Science. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Utah magnet public schools have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the Utah public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 43% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Utah public school average of 28% (majority Hispanic).

Best Utah Magnet Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Utah County Of Science
Magnet School
Charter School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
940 W 800 S
Orem, UT 84058
(801) 863-2222
Grades: 9-12
| 645 students
Rank: #22.
No. Ut. Acad. For Math Engineering & Science
Magnet School
Charter School
Math: 65% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2750 N University Park Blvd
Layton, UT 84041
(801) 395-3350
Grades: 10-12
| 721 students
Rank: #33.
Academy For Math Engineering & Science
Magnet School
Charter School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5715 S 1300 E
Salt Lake City, UT 84121
(801) 278-9460
Grades: 9-12
| 472 students
Rank: #44.
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: #55.
Beehive Science & Technology Academy
Magnet School
Charter School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
830 E 9400 S
Sandy, UT 84094
(801) 576-0070
Grades: 6-12
| 293 students
Rank: #66.
Salt Lake Arts Academy
Magnet School
Charter School
Math: 48% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
844 S 200 E
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
(801) 531-1173
Grades: 5-8
| 407 students
Rank: #77.
Grant School
Magnet School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
662 W 6140 S
Salt Lake City, UT 84123
(801) 264-7416
Grades: K-6
| 339 students
Rank: #88.
Syracuse Arts - Antelope
Magnet School
Charter School
Math: 47% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2893 W 1700 S
Syracuse, UT 84075
(801) 779-2066
Grades: K-9
| 1,011 students
Rank: #99.
Riverside School
Magnet School
Math: 41% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2500 S Harvest Lane
Washington, UT 84780
(435) 652-4760
Grades: PK-5
| 599 students
Rank: #1010.
Horizon School
Magnet School
Math: 37% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5180 S 700 W
Salt Lake City, UT 84123
(801) 264-7420
Grades: K-6
| 640 students
Rank: #1111.
Utah Arts Academy
Magnet School
Charter School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1091 N Bluff St
Saint George, UT 84770
(435) 414-4535
Grades: 9-12
| 267 students
Rank: #1212.
Canyon School
Magnet School
Math: 36% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1492 E 1240 S
Spanish Fork, UT 84660
(801) 798-4610
Grades: PK-6
| 503 students
Rank: #1313.
Salt Lake School For The Performing Arts
Magnet School
Charter School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2291 S 2000 E
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
(801) 466-6700
Grades: 9-12
| 206 students
Rank: #1414.
Davis School
Magnet School
Math: 40% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4101 S 2500 E
Vernal, UT 84078
(435) 781-3155
Grades: K-5
| 446 students
Rank: #1515.
Sandy School
Magnet School
Math: 29% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
8725 S 280 E
Sandy, UT 84070
(801) 826-9325
Grades: PK-5
| 509 students
Rank: #1616.
Gateway Preparatory Academy
Magnet School
Charter School
Math: 26% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
201 E Thoroughbred Way
Cedar City, UT 84721
(435) 867-5558
Grades: K-8
| 690 students
Rank: #1717.
Copper Hills School
Magnet School
Math: 25% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
7635 W 3715 S
Magna, UT 84044
(385) 646-4792
Grades: PK-6
| 482 students
Rank: #1818.
Settlement Canyon School
Magnet School
Math: 25% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
935 West Timpie Road
Tooele, UT 84074
(435) 882-4597
Grades: K-6
| 547 students
Rank: #1919.
East Hollywood High School
Magnet School
Charter School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2185 S 3600 W
West Valley City, UT 84119
(801) 886-8181
Grades: 9-12
| 298 students
Rank: #2020.
Backman School
Magnet School
Math: 8% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
601 N 1500 W
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
(801) 578-8100
Grades: PK-6
| 377 students
Rank: #2121.
Guadalupe School
Magnet School
Charter School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1385 N 1200 W
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
(801) 531-6100
Grades: PK-6
| 363 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked magnet public schools in Utah?
How many magnet public schools are located in Utah?
21 magnet public schools are located in Utah.
What is the racial composition of students in Utah?
Utah magnet public schools minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Utah public schools average of 28% (majority Hispanic).

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