Wasatch Junior High School

  • Wasatch Junior High School serves 891 students in grades 7-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 61% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 58% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Utah state average of 25%.

School Overview

  • Wasatch Junior High School's student population of 891 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-9
Total Students891 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wasatch Junior High School's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wasatch Junior High School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#73 out of 932 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wasatch Junior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Utah by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wasatch Junior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Utah by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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Asian
10%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Wasatch Junior High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Wasatch Junior High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Wasatch Junior High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
85%
75%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Wasatch Junior High School and the percentage of White public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Wasatch Junior High School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wasatch Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.270.41
This chart display the diversity score of Wasatch Junior High School and the public school average diversity score of Utah by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wasatch Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Utah by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGRANITE DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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