Payson Jr High School



Payson Jr High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Payson Jr High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 344
8 335
9 336
10 0
11 0
12 0

Payson Jr High School is a public elementary school located in Payson, UT in the Nebo School District. It enrolls 1,015 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 27.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,015
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 27.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.68

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Payson Jr High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 524
(52%)
11,642
(52%)
 Female 491
(48%)
10,704
(48%)

Payson Jr High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 865
(85%)
19,372
(87%)
 Hispanic 118
(12%)
2,172
(10%)
 Two or More 13
(1%)
298
(1%)
 Black 7
(1%)
147
(1%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
89
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 6
(1%)
162
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
106
(0%)

Payson Jr High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 892
(88%)
15,389
(69%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 120
(12%)
2,214
(10%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
4,743
(21%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Payson Jr High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.7%) 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.

Payson Jr High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1134
2006 1091
2007 933
2008 952
2009 1012
2010 1062
2011 1114
2012 1015

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 25.2
2006 26.2
2007 25.4
2008 21.9
2009 24.5
2010 27.9
2011 26.8
2012 27.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.35449735449735
2006 0.002749770852429
2007
2008 0.36764705882353
2009 0.53260869565217
2010 0.43408662900188
2011 0.89138240574506
2012 0.99704433497537

Compare Payson Jr High School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,175.5% 21.8:1
 
2,770.0% 27.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.0%
 
This School 99.7%
 

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Public 06 - 09 1,015 27.7:1  
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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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