Top 10 Best Utah Magnet Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 21 magnet public schools serving 11,055 students in Utah.
Learn more about how magnet schools work. The top ranked magnet public schools in Utah are No. Ut. Acad. For Math Engineering & Science, Utah County Academy Of Science and Salt Lake Arts Academy. 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 49% (versus the Utah public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 45% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Utah public school average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Top Utah Magnet Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    No. Ut. Acad. For Math Engineering & Science Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 74% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2750 N University Park Blvd
    Layton, UT 84041
    (801) 395-3350

    Grades: 10-12 | 754 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Utah County Academy Of Science Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    940 W 800 S
    Orem, UT 84058
    (801) 863-2222

    Grades: 10-12 | 405 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Salt Lake Arts Academy Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 68% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    844 S 200 E
    Salt Lake City, UT 84111
    (801) 531-1173

    Grades: 5-8 | 392 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Draper School Magnet School
    Math: 65% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1080 E 12660 S
    Draper, UT 84020
    (801) 826-8275

    Grades: K-5 | 744 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Academy For Math Engineering & Science Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    5715 S 1300 E
    Salt Lake City, UT 84121
    (801) 278-9460

    Grades: 9-12 | 478 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Grant School Magnet School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    662 W 6140 S
    Salt Lake City, UT 84123
    (801) 264-7416

    Grades: K-6 | 371 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Riverside School Magnet School
    Math: 58% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2500 S Harvest Lane
    Washington, UT 84780
    (435) 652-4760

    Grades: K-5 | 593 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Horizon School Magnet School
    Math: 57% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    5180 S 700 W
    Salt Lake City, UT 84123
    (801) 264-7420

    Grades: K-6 | 678 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Beehive Science & Technology Academy Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    830 E 9400 S
    Sandy, UT 84094
    (801) 576-0070

    Grades: 6-12 | 308 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Syracuse Arts Academy - Antelope Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 48% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2893 W 1700 S
    Syracuse, UT 84075
    (801) 779-2066

    Grades: K-9 | 1,036 student
  • Rank: #1111.
    Salt Lake School For The Performing Arts Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2291 S 2000 E
    Salt Lake City, UT 84106
    (801) 466-6700

    Grades: 9-12 | 263 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Canyon School Magnet School
    Math: 47% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1492 E 1240 S
    Spanish Fork, UT 84660
    (801) 798-4610

    Grades: PK-6 | 642 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Sandy School Magnet School
    Math: 44% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8725 S 280 E
    Sandy, UT 84070
    (801) 826-9325

    Grades: PK-5 | 597 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Tuacahn High School For The Performing Arts Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1100 Tuacahn Dr
    Ivins, UT 84738
    (435) 652-3201

    Grades: 9-12 | 378 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Settlement Canyon School Magnet School
    Math: 43% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    935 West Timpie Road
    Tooele, UT 84074
    (435) 882-4597

    Grades: K-6 | 548 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Davis School Magnet School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4101 S 2500 E
    Vernal, UT 84078
    (435) 781-3155

    Grades: K-5 | 497 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Gateway Preparatory Academy Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 31% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    201 E Thoroughbred Way
    Cedar City, UT 84721
    (435) 867-5558

    Grades: K-8 | 676 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Copper Hills School Magnet School
    Math: 35% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7635 W 3715 S
    Magna, UT 84044
    (385) 646-4792

    Grades: K-6 | 532 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Backman School Magnet School
    Math: 29% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    601 N 1500 W
    Salt Lake City, UT 84116
    (801) 578-8100

    Grades: PK-6 | 495 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    East Hollywood High School Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2185 S 3600 W
    West Valley City, UT 84119
    (801) 886-8181

    Grades: 9-12 | 365 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: K-6 | 303 students
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