North Star Academy School

Serves grades KG - 9

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2920 W 14000 S
Bluffdale, UT 84065
Phone
(801) 302-9579
District
NORTH STAR ACADEMY
County
SALT LAKE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
527
Classroom Teachers
25

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Utah

10

(10 is best)

Better than 93.7% of UT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

North Star Academy School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
54%
48%
64%
46%
44%
50%
54%
48%
64%
46%
44%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
49%
48%
44%
47%
54%
49%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

80 60 40 20 0
74%
48%
74%
48%
74%
49%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

100 80 60 40 20 0
79%
44%
84%
49%
74%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

100 80 60 40 20 0
84%
45%
84%
44%
84%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
59%
43%
54%
43%
65%
42%
59%
43%
54%
43%
65%
42%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
21
21
23
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 50 9.5%
Grade 1 50 9.5%
Grade 2 50 9.5%
Grade 3 50 9.5%
Grade 4 52 9.9%
Grade 5 52 9.9%
Grade 6 54 10.2%
Grade 7 54 10.2%
Grade 8 64 12.1%
Grade 9 51 9.7%
Total 527 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 91.3% 91.3% 75.8%
Black 0.8% 0.8% 1.4%
Hispanic 5.6% 5.6% 18.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.1% 2.1% 1.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2% 2.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 7.8% 7.8% 32.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.1% 6.1% 26.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.7% 1.7% 6.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION UNREPORTED 3,205,958
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 37
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW UNREPORTED 8.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 24.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 36.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 19.7%
65 OR OLDER UNREPORTED 10.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households UNREPORTED 977,313
Single Parent Households With Children UNREPORTED 8.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma UNREPORTED 92.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree UNREPORTED 34.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more UNREPORTED 13.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 UNREPORTED 18.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 UNREPORTED 15.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 UNREPORTED 19.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 UNREPORTED 16.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 UNREPORTED 10.2%
$15,000 or less UNREPORTED 6.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $3,595 $1,880,000 53.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $279 $146,000 4.2%
Staff $63 $33,000 0.9%
General Administration $0 $0 0.0%
School Administration $598 $313,000 8.9%
Operation $300 $157,000 4.5%
Transportation $17 $9,000 0.3%
Other $424 $222,000 6.3%
Total Support $1,683 $880,000 25.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,447 $757,000 21.5%
Total Expenditures $6,725 $3,517,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,602 $3,151,685,000 50.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $324 $221,798,000 3.5%
Staff $317 $217,198,000 3.5%
General Administration $86 $58,625,000 0.9%
School Administration $490 $335,851,000 5.4%
Operation $712 $487,337,000 7.8%
Transportation $210 $144,053,000 2.3%
Other $222 $152,070,000 2.4%
Total Support $2,361 $1,616,932,000 25.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,167 $1,484,209,000 23.7%
Total Expenditures $9,130 $6,252,826,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%