Utah County Academy Of Science (ucas) School

Serves grades 10 - 12

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
940 W 800 S
Orem, UT 84058
Phone
(801) 863-2222
District
UTAH COUNTY ACADEMY OF SCIENCE (UCAS)
County
UTAH COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
396
Classroom Teachers
11

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Utah

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.1% of UT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Utah County Academy Of Science (ucas) School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 72 40
Proficiency in Reading 77 41
Proficiency in Math 66 38

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 36.46
AVG FOR DISTRICT
AVG FOR STATE
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 0 0.0%
Grade 1 0 0.0%
Grade 2 0 0.0%
Grade 3 0 0.0%
Grade 4 0 0.0%
Grade 5 0 0.0%
Grade 6 0 0.0%
Grade 7 0 0.0%
Grade 8 0 0.0%
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Grade 10 131 33.1%
Grade 11 136 34.3%
Grade 12 129 32.6%
Total 396 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 78.4% 78.4% 76.8%
Black 0.0% 0.0% 1.4%
Hispanic 17.5% 17.5% 17.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.1% 3.1% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.0% 1.0% 2.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 16.4% 16.4% 35.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.4% 14.4% 28.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.0% 2.0% 6.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION UNREPORTED 3,161,105
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 37
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW UNREPORTED 8.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 24.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 36.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 19.8%
65 OR OLDER UNREPORTED 10.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households UNREPORTED 956,295
Single Parent Households With Children UNREPORTED 8.9%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma UNREPORTED 91.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree UNREPORTED 32.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more UNREPORTED 11.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 UNREPORTED 16.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 UNREPORTED 15.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 UNREPORTED 20.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 UNREPORTED 17.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 UNREPORTED 11.6%
$15,000 or less UNREPORTED 7.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $3,374 $1,325,982 46.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $830 $326,190 11.4%
Staff $3 $1,179 0.0%
General Administration $0 $0 0.0%
School Administration $873 $343,089 12.0%
Operation $344 $135,192 4.7%
Transportation $0 $0 0.0%
Other $275 $108,075 3.8%
Total Support $2,323 $912,939 31.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,595 $626,835 21.9%
Total Expenditures $7,293 $2,866,149 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,285 $2,828,104,670 52.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $247 $163,266,907 3.0%
Staff $263 $173,527,049 3.2%
General Administration $70 $46,097,078 0.9%
School Administration $435 $286,888,978 5.3%
Operation $625 $412,675,184 7.7%
Transportation $193 $127,340,803 2.4%
Other $214 $141,323,300 2.6%
Total Support $2,047 $1,351,085,222 25.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,811 $1,195,195,192 22.2%
Total Expenditures $8,144 $5,374,426,698 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%