West Valley School

  • West Valley School serves 588 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 24% (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 22% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Utah state average of 25%.

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School Overview

  • West Valley School's student population of 588 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students588 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Valley School's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Valley School is 0.61, 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#851 out of 932 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
6%
2%
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Hispanic
48%
17%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
40%
75%
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Hawaiian
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Valley School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.610.30
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
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

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • West Valley City Whittier School
    Grades: PK-6 | 684 students
    0.7 miles
    3585 S 6000 W
    West Valley City, UT 84128
    (385)646-5096
    0.7 PK-6 684
  • West Valley City Gearld Wright School
    Grades: K-6 | 805 students
    0.9 miles
    6760 W 3100 S
    West Valley City, UT 84128
    (801)646-5480
    0.9 K-6 805
  • West Valley City Hunter Junior High School
    Grades: 7-9 | 742 students
    1.0 miles
    6131 W 3785 S
    West Valley City, UT 84120
    (385)646-5184
    1.0 7-9 742
  • West Valley City Valley Crest School
    Grades: K-6 | 704 students
    1.0 miles
    5240 W 3100 S
    West Valley City, UT 84120
    (385)646-5061
    1.0 K-6 704
  • West Valley City Neil Armstrong Academy
    Grades: PK-6 | 882 students
    1.1 miles
    5194 West Highbury Parkway
    West Valley City, UT 84120
    (385)646-5284
    1.1 PK-6 882

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