Sunset Jr High School

Serves grades 7 - 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1610 N 250 W
Sunset, UT 84015
Phone
(801) 402-6700
District
DAVIS DISTRICT
County
DAVIS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
987
Classroom Teachers
41

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Utah

4

(10 is best)

Better than 34.4% of UT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Sunset Jr High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 38 45
Proficiency in Reading 38 44
Proficiency in Math 38 45

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 35 43
Proficiency in Reading 36 43
Proficiency in Math 34.1727 42

Grade 9

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 46 46
Proficiency in Reading 51 48
Proficiency in Math 40 43

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 23.84
AVG FOR DISTRICT 24.49
AVG FOR STATE 22.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
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 7 367 37.2%
Grade 8 303 30.7%
Grade 9 317 32.1%
Grade 10 0 0.0%
Grade 11 0 0.0%
Grade 12 0 0.0%
Total 987 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 84.1% 85.3% 76.2%
Black 1.1% 1.1% 1.4%
Hispanic 13.4% 10.7% 17.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 1.2% 1.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 1.6% 2.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 28.1% 19.2% 32.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 21.1% 14.7% 26.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.0% 4.5% 6.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 340,621 3,161,105
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 537.5 37
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 8.8% 8.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 26.6% 24.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.3% 36.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 19.8% 19.8%
65 OR OLDER 9.6% 10.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 102,865 957,619
Single Parent Households With Children 8.1% 8.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.5% 92.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 37.5% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 14.6% 12.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 21.6% 17.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 17.5% 15.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.0% 20.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 14.3% 16.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.2% 10.8%
$15,000 or less 4.8% 7.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,413 $322,091,631 51.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $219 $15,984,153 2.5%
Staff $285 $20,801,295 3.3%
General Administration $39 $2,846,493 0.5%
School Administration $472 $34,449,864 5.5%
Operation $589 $42,989,343 6.8%
Transportation $154 $11,239,998 1.8%
Other $206 $15,035,322 2.4%
Total Support $1,965 $143,419,455 22.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,234 $163,052,958 25.9%
Total Expenditures $8,612 $628,564,044 100.0%
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%