West Jordan School



West Jordan School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Jordan School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 62
1 68
2 75
3 62
4 83
5 70
6 65
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Jordan School is a public elementary school located in West Jordan, UT in the Jordan School District. It enrolls 485 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Jordan School is the 427th largest public school in Utah and the 23,369th largest nationally.

Total Students: 485
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -1

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West Jordan School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 251
(52%)
14,852
(52%)
 Female 234
(48%)
13,967
(48%)

West Jordan School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 347
(72%)
22,627
(79%)
 Hispanic 87
(18%)
3,968
(14%)
 Two or More 17
(4%)
1,028
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 15
(3%)
448
(2%)
 Black 9
(2%)
247
(1%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
405
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
96
(0%)

West Jordan School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 261
(54%)
21,480
(75%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 176
(36%)
5,395
(19%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 48
(10%)
1,944
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 641 ranked schools in Utah, West Jordan School is ranked 258th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Jordan School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (46.2%) is slightly higher than the state average of 38.0%. 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.

West Jordan School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 551
2006 573
2007 600
2008 579
2009 487
2010 571
2011 551
2012 532
2013 505
2014 483
2015 485

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.4
2006 23.2
2007 23.4
2008 16.2
2009 18.9
2010 26.3
2011 22.6
2012 21.8
2013 21.5
2014 N/A
2015 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.25771324863884
2006 0.054101221640489
2007 0.305
2008 0.30051813471503
2009 0.49486652977413
2010 0.3922942206655
2011 0.56987295825771
2012 0.66729323308271
2013 0.47722772277228
2014 0.44306418219462
2015 0.46185567010309

Compare West Jordan School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
918.6% 9.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 38.0%
 
This School 46.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
West Jordan School
West Jordan, UT
Public KG - 06 485 -1:1  
St Francis Xavier Catholic School
Kearns, UT
Private PK - 08 243 16:1 4 miles
Prince of Peace Evangelical Lutheran School
Salt Lake City, UT
Private PK - 08 84 12:1 4 miles
American Heritage of South Jordan
South Jordan, UT
Private PK - 12 308 9:1 5 miles
Christ Lutheran School
Murray, UT
Private PK - 08 90 10:1 5 miles
Learning Tree East
Salt Lake City, UT
Private PK - KG 76 3:1 6 miles
St Andrew Catholic School
Riverton, UT
Private PK - 08 203 17:1 6 miles
Summit Christian Academy
Salt Lake City, UT
Private PK - 08 58 9:1 7 miles
Hilltop Christian School
Sandy, UT
Private PK - 01 82 9:1 7 miles
The Waterford School
Sandy, UT
Private PK - 12 904 7:1 7 miles
St Vincent School
Salt Lake City, UT
Private PK - 08 338 17:1 7 miles
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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