Kearns Jr High School



Kearns Jr High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Kearns Jr High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 305
8 297
9 258
10 0
11 0
12 0

Kearns Jr High School is a public high school of the Granite School District located in Kearns, UT. It has 860 students in grades 7th through 9th. Kearns Jr High School is the 141st largest public high school in Utah and the 6,823rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 22.1 to 1.

Total Students: 860
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 38.84

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Kearns Jr High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 467
(54%)
15,022
(51%)
 Female 393
(46%)
14,250
(49%)

Kearns Jr High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 396
(46%)
16,928
(58%)
 Hispanic 362
(42%)
8,445
(29%)
 Pacific Islander 40
(5%)
1,046
(4%)
 Black 31
(4%)
821
(3%)
 American Indian 15
(2%)
432
(1%)
 Asian 15
(2%)
1,426
(5%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
174
(1%)

Kearns Jr High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 733
(85%)
18,123
(62%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 124
(14%)
3,533
(12%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
7,616
(26%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Kearns Jr High School is ranked 50th out of 0 ranked schools in Utah, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Kearns Jr High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.7%) is significantly higher than the state average of 57.9%. 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.

Kearns Jr High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 887
2006 911
2007 876
2008 845
2009 760
2010 800
2011 799
2012 860

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.3
2006 20.6
2007 22.5
2008 8.8
2009 20.6
2010 19.4
2011 19.7
2012 22.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.62344983089064
2006 0.017563117453348
2007 0.68150684931507
2008 0.37869822485207
2009 0.86710526315789
2010 0.76125
2011 0.84730913642053
2012 0.99651162790698

Compare Kearns Jr High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,188.3% 21.9:1
 
2,210.0% 22.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 57.9%
 
This School 99.7%
 

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