South Sanpete School District

39 S Main
Manti, UT 84642
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 3,349 students in South Sanpete School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Utah.
Public Schools in South Sanpete School District have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus the Utah public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 43% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Utah public school average of 28% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (UT)
# Schools
8 Schools
1,114 Schools
# Students
3,349 Students
686,756 Students
# Teachers
167 Teachers
30,426 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
20:1

District Rank

South Sanpete School District, which is ranked within the top 50% 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 93% has increased from 84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (UT)
Overall District Rank
#60 out of 154 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of South Sanpete   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of South Sanpete   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.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Sanpete   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.
Graduation Rate
93%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of South Sanpete   School District and public school graduation rate of UT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.30
0.44
# American Indian Students
17 Students
6,695 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
6 Students
11,393 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
427 Students
129,039 Students
% Hispanic Students
13%
19%
# Black Students
19 Students
9,192 Students
% Black Students
1%
1%
# White Students
2,778 Students
496,490 Students
% White Students
83%
72%
# Hawaiian Students
29 Students
11,104 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
2%
# Two or more races Students
73 Students
22,787 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
148
16,042
# Students in K Grade:
247
48,709
# Students in 1st Grade:
222
49,552
# Students in 2nd Grade:
226
50,420
# Students in 3rd Grade:
216
51,262
# Students in 4th Grade:
233
50,462
# Students in 5th Grade:
250
51,718
# Students in 6th Grade:
234
51,995
# Students in 7th Grade:
249
52,947
# Students in 8th Grade:
243
53,651
# Students in 9th Grade:
291
54,345
# Students in 10th Grade:
265
53,774
# Students in 11th Grade:
283
51,576
# Students in 12th Grade:
242
50,303
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,082 is higher than the state median of $10,643. The school district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,992 is higher than the state median of $10,739. The school district spending/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (UT)
Total Revenue
$44 MM
$7,309 MM
This chart display total revenue of South Sanpete   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
$37 MM
$7,375 MM
This chart display total spending of South Sanpete   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
$13,082
$10,643
This chart display average revenue per public school student in South Sanpete   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in UT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,992
$10,739
This chart display average spending per public school student in South Sanpete   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in UT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best South Sanpete School District Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Ephraim School
Math: 61% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
570 S 300 East
Ephraim, UT 84627
(435) 283-4171
Grades: PK-5
| 549 students
Rank: #22.
Ephraim Middle School
Math: 38% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
555 S 100 E
Ephraim, UT 84627
(435) 283-4037
Grades: 6-8
| 492 students
Rank: #33.
Gunnison Valley School
Math: 40% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
550 S 100 E, 550 S 100 E
Gunnison, UT 84634
(435) 528-7880
Grades: PK-5
| 536 students
Rank: #44.
Manti School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
150 W 100 S
Manti, UT 84642
(435) 835-2271
Grades: PK-5
| 457 students
Rank: #55.
Manti High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
100 W 500 N
Manti, UT 84642
(435) 835-2281
Grades: 9-12
| 715 students
Rank: #66.
Gunnison Valley High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
35 E 600 S
Gunnison, UT 84634
(435) 528-7256
Grades: 9-12
| 346 students
Rank: #77.
Gunnison Valley Middle School
Math: 31% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
271 E 600 S, 271 E 600 S
Gunnison, UT 84634
(435) 528-5337
Grades: 6-8
| 232 students
Rank: n/an/a
39 S Main St
Manti, UT 84642
(435) 835-2261
Grades: K-12
| 22 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to South Sanpete School District?
South Sanpete School District manages 8 public schools serving 3,349 students.
What is the rank of South Sanpete School District?
South Sanpete School District is ranked #64 out of 154 school districts in Utah (top 50%) 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 graduation rate (Top 20%) and Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in South Sanpete School District?
83% of South Sanpete School District students are White, 13% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of South Sanpete School District?
South Sanpete School District has a student/teacher ratio of 20:1, which is lower than the Utah state average of 23:1.
What is South Sanpete School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $10,992 is higher than the state median of $10,739. The school district spending/student has declined by 5% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 8 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 3,349 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 20% in UT)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), UT Dept. of Education

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