William Penn School

  • William Penn School serves 634 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55% (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 47% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 25%.

School Overview

  • William Penn School's student population of 634 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 Kindergarten-6
Total Students634 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • William Penn School's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 27:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of William Penn School is 0.36, 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#426 out of 932 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
2%
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Hispanic
12%
17%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
79%
75%
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Hawaiian
1%
2%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in William Penn School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.360.30
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
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 William Penn 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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