233 N Colonial Ave
Layton, UT 84041
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Whitesides School serves 470 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Whitesides School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Whitesides School's student population of 470 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
470 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Whitesides School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 959 schools in Utah (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Whitesides School is 0.35, which is less 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 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (UT)
Overall Testing Rank
#502 out of 959 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
13%
17%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
80%
74%
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Hawaiian
1%
2%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.35
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 470 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in UT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.35 (Top 50%)

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