Horizon School



Horizon School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Horizon School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 110
1 113
2 96
3 87
4 84
5 79
6 76
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Horizon School is a public elementary school located in Murray, UT in the Murray School District. It enrolls 645 students in grades 1st through 12th. Horizon School is the 217th largest public school in Utah and the 10,434th largest nationally. It has 22.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 645
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.42
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,434th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Utah: 217th out of 619
Student/Teacher Rank in Utah: 262nd out of 611
Full Time Teacher Rank in Utah: 204th out of 611

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Horizon School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 337
(52%)
1,774
(51%)
 Female 308
(48%)
1,687
(49%)

Horizon School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 423
(66%)
2,700
(78%)
 Hispanic 143
(22%)
494
(14%)
 Pacific Islander 24
(4%)
41
(1%)
 Black 23
(4%)
76
(2%)
 Two or More 23
(4%)
90
(3%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
40
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
20
(1%)

Horizon School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 604
(94%)
2,267
(66%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 38
(6%)
187
(5%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
1,007
(29%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 605 ranked schools in Utah, Horizon School is ranked 48th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Horizon School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 61.0%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Horizon School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 544
2006 519
2007 533
2008 504
2009 444
2010 586
2011 594
2012 645

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.4
2006 18.3
2007 20.7
2008 15.5
2009 18.1
2010 24.9
2011 21.7
2012 22.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.38970588235294
2006 0.99421965317919
2007 0.54409005628518
2008 0.45833333333333
2009 0.72972972972973
2010 0.48634812286689
2011 0.7037037037037
2012 0.9953488372093

Compare Horizon School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,175.5% 21.8:1
 
2,270.0% 22.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.0%
 
This School 99.5%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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