Valley Crest School

  • Valley Crest School serves 704 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 29% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Valley Crest School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Utah state average of 25%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Valley Crest School's student population of 704 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students704 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Valley Crest School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 943 schools in Utah (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Valley Crest School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall School Rank#818 out of 943 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
42%
17%
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Black
5%
1%
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White
41%
75%
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Hawaiian
7%
2%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Valley Crest School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.650.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGranite School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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