West Jordan School



West Jordan School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Jordan School Students by Grade
PK 1
K 56
1 86
2 69
3 78
4 77
5 81
6 84
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 532 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Jordan School is the 354th largest public school in Utah and the 18,624th largest nationally. It has 21.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 532
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.39
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 18,624th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Utah: 354th out of 619
Student/Teacher Rank in Utah: 204th out of 611
Full Time Teacher Rank in Utah: 315th out of 611

Find Former WJS Alumni

West Jordan School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 272
(51%)
14,657
(49%)
 Male 260
(49%)
15,421
(51%)

West Jordan School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 White 406
(76%)
23,979
(80%)
 Hispanic 89
(17%)
3,761
(13%)
 Two or More 14
(3%)
887
(3%)
 Black 8
(2%)
310
(1%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
500
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(1%)
499
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
142
(0%)

West Jordan School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 272
(51%)
10,500
(35%)
 Not Eligible 177
(33%)
16,449
(55%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 83
(16%)
3,129
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 605 ranked schools in Utah, West Jordan School is ranked 289th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Jordan School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (66.7%) is slightly 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.

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

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

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

Compare West Jordan School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,175.5% 21.8:1
 
2,180.0% 21.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.0%
 
This School 66.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
West Jordan School
West Jordan, UT
Public KG - 06 532 21.8:1  
Majestic School
West Jordan, UT
Public KG - 06 357 18.3:1 1 miles
Oquirrh School
West Jordan, UT
Public KG - 06 713 21.4:1 1 miles
Children S Christian School
West Jordan, UT
Private PK - 08 119 8:1 1 miles
Westland School
West Jordan, UT
Public KG - 06 670 24.9:1 1 miles
Bennion School
Salt Lake City, UT
Public KG - 06 657 25.4:1 2 miles
Westvale School
West Jordan, UT
Public KG - 06 698 21.8:1 2 miles
Westbrook School
Taylorsville, UT
Public PK - 06 675 24.1:1 2 miles
Calvin S. Smith School
Taylorsville, UT
Public PK - 06 749 24.6:1 2 miles
Columbia School
West Jordan, UT
Public KG - 06 714 20.3:1 2 miles
Heartland School
West Jordan, UT
Public KG - 06 703 19.5:1 2 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

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.

All Rights Reserved. Copyright © 2018. ElementarySchools.org.