Salt Lake City Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Salt Lake School District Details

Salt Lake School District
440 E 100 S
Salt Lake City, UT 84111

22,571 Students enrolled in District

42 Schools in District

20 Students Per Classroom (State average is 23)

Salt Lake School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Utah

(10 is best)

Better than of UT school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

50 40 30 20 10 0
43%
46%
43%
47%
43%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Backman School
601 N 1500 W
Salt Lake City, UT, 84116
PK-06
Beacon Heights School
1850 S 2500 E
Salt Lake City, UT, 84108
KG-06
Bonneville School
1145 S 1900 E
Salt Lake City, UT, 84108
KG-06
Bryant Middle School
40 S 800 E
Salt Lake City, UT, 84102
07-08
Children Behavior Therapy Unit School
780 S Gaurdsman Way
Salt Lake City, UT, 84108
01-06
Clayton Middle School
1470 S 1900 E
Salt Lake City, UT, 84108
07-08
Columbus Community Center School
3495 S West Temple
Salt Lake City, UT, 84115
KG-12
Dilworth School
1953 S 2100 E
Salt Lake City, UT, 84108
PK-06
East High School
840 S 1300 E
Salt Lake City, UT, 84102
09-12
Edison School
466 Cheyenne
Salt Lake City, UT, 84104
PK-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 46.0% 75.8%
Black 4.8% 1.4%
Hispanic 37.6% 18.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.0% 1.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 6.5% 2.7%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 57.3% 32.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 50.9% 26.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.3% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,720 $135,629,000 52.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $315 $7,465,000 2.9%
Staff $682 $16,161,000 6.2%
General Administration $42 $1,007,000 0.4%
School Administration $614 $14,548,000 5.6%
Operation $996 $23,607,000 9.1%
Transportation $223 $5,279,000 2.0%
Other $285 $6,768,000 2.6%
Total Support $3,156 $74,835,000 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,034 $48,233,000 18.6%
Total Expenditures $10,911 $258,697,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,602 $3,151,685,000 50.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $324 $221,798,000 3.5%
Staff $317 $217,198,000 3.5%
General Administration $86 $58,625,000 0.9%
School Administration $490 $335,851,000 5.4%
Operation $712 $487,337,000 7.8%
Transportation $210 $144,053,000 2.3%
Other $222 $152,070,000 2.4%
Total Support $2,361 $1,616,932,000 25.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,167 $1,484,209,000 23.7%
Total Expenditures $9,130 $6,252,826,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

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