West Lake Junior High School

  • West Lake Junior High School serves 879 students in grades 7-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 19% (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 19% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Utah state average of 25%.

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School Overview

  • West Lake Junior High School's student population of 879 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-9
Total Students879 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Lake Junior High School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Lake Junior High School is 0.57, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.30. 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#890 out of 932 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:123:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
62%
17%
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Black
3%
1%
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White
21%
75%
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Hawaiian
8%
2%
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Diversity Score0.570.30
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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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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