Kearns High School

Serves grades 9 - 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: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
5525 S Cougar Ln
Kearns, UT 84118
Phone
(385) 646-5380
District
GRANITE DISTRICT
County
SALT LAKE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
2296
Classroom Teachers
86

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Utah

1

(10 is best)

Better than 8.2% of UT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

Kearns High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 9

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
21%
46%
24%
48%
17%
43%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 10

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
18%
42%
24%
49%
12%
36%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

40 30 20 10 0
27
23
23
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
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 9 616 26.8%
Grade 10 641 27.9%
Grade 11 524 22.8%
Grade 12 515 22.4%
Total 2296 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 45.5% 50.9% 76.2%
Black 3.1% 3.7% 1.4%
Hispanic 43.2% 35.0% 17.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.3% 4.6% 1.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 5.9% 5.8% 2.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 56.7% 55.2% 32.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 45.8% 45.8% 26.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.8% 9.5% 6.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 398,901 3,205,958
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,281.7 37
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 8.0% 8.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.6% 24.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 37.2% 36.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 21.4% 19.7%
65 OR OLDER 10.8% 10.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 127,833 977,313
Single Parent Households With Children 12.0% 8.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 86.1% 92.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 26.1% 34.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.8% 13.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.6% 18.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.2% 15.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 22.0% 19.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.2% 16.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.5% 10.2%
$15,000 or less 6.9% 6.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,642 $322,990,360 58.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $311 $21,639,380 3.9%
Staff $235 $16,351,300 3.0%
General Administration $56 $3,896,480 0.7%
School Administration $458 $31,867,640 5.8%
Operation $799 $55,594,420 10.1%
Transportation $138 $9,602,040 1.7%
Other $174 $12,106,920 2.2%
Total Support $2,170 $150,988,600 27.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,087 $75,633,460 13.8%
Total Expenditures $7,899 $549,612,420 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,370 $2,960,543,367 51.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $263 $178,385,650 3.1%
Staff $272 $184,273,977 3.2%
General Administration $78 $52,658,061 0.9%
School Administration $453 $306,659,930 5.3%
Operation $634 $429,212,822 7.4%
Transportation $196 $132,805,863 2.3%
Other $215 $145,907,707 2.5%
Total Support $2,111 $1,429,815,634 24.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,059 $1,395,023,149 24.1%
Total Expenditures $8,540 $5,785,293,815 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%