West Jordan High School



West Jordan High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Jordan High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 644
11 585
12 513

West Jordan High School is a public high school of the Jordan School District located in West Jordan, UT. It has 1,742 students in grades 10th through 12th. West Jordan High School is the 23rd largest public high school in Utah and the 2,282nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 24.4 to 1.

Total Students: 1,742
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 71.44

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West Jordan High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 930
(53%)
11,663
(51%)
 Female 812
(47%)
11,390
(49%)

West Jordan High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,196
(69%)
18,068
(78%)
 Hispanic 400
(23%)
3,137
(14%)
 Two or More 46
(3%)
700
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 34
(2%)
348
(2%)
 Asian 29
(2%)
415
(2%)
 Black 24
(1%)
272
(1%)
 American Indian 13
(1%)
113
(0%)

West Jordan High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,024
(59%)
7,960
(35%)
 Not Eligible 450
(26%)
12,570
(55%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 268
(15%)
2,523
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

West Jordan High School is ranked 7th out of 0 ranked schools in Utah, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Jordan High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (74.2%) is 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.

West Jordan High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1931
2006 1853
2007 1670
2008 1794
2009 1751
2010 1821
2011 1754
2012 1742

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.7
2006 25.7
2007 24.3
2008 26.3
2009 24.6
2010 26.5
2011 24.1
2012 24.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.24598653547385
2006 0.0010793308148948
2007 0.26946107784431
2008 0.26811594202899
2009 0.3917761279269
2010 0.37397034596376
2011 0.55530216647662
2012 0.74167623421355

Compare West Jordan High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,188.3% 21.9:1
 
2,440.0% 24.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 57.9%
 
This School 74.2%
 

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Public 10 - 12 1,742 24.4:1  
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