Vote button trans.png
April's Project of the Month
It's spring time. It's primary election season!
Click here to find all the information you'll need to cast your ballot.




Utah school districts

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Flag of Utah.png
K-12 Education in Utah
State Superintendent: Martell Menlove
Number of students: 598,832[1]
Number of teachers: 25,970
Teacher/pupil ratio: 1:23.1
Number of school districts: 126
Number of schools: 1,020
Graduation rate: 80%[2]
Per-pupil spending: $6,212[3]
See also
Public education in Utah
Utah Department of Education
Utah school districts
List of school districts in Utah
Utah

Utah is home to 126 school districts, 1,020 schools and 598,832 K-12 students.[4]

Quick facts

The current Superintendent of Public Instruction is Martell Menlove. The following lists current members of the Utah State Board of Education:[5]

Utah State Board of Education
District Name
1 Tami W. Pyfer
2 Keith M. Buswell
3 Michael G. Jensen
4 David L. Thomas
5 Kim R. Burningham
6 Joel Coleman
7 Leslie B. Castle
8 Jennifer A. Johnson
9 Heather Groom
10 David L. Crandall
11 Jefferson Moss
12 Dixie Allen
13 C. Mark Openshaw
14 Debra G. Roberts
15 Barbara W. Corry

Demographics

The following list details the racial demographics of Utah schools according to the U.S. Department of Education:[4]

Racial demographics
Race  % of Utah students
American Indian 1
Asian 3
African American 1
Hispanic/Latino 15
White 78
Two or more 1

School board elections

Upcoming elections

See also: Utah school board elections, 2014

A total of 14 Utah school districts among America's largest school districts by enrollment will hold elections in 2014. These districts feature 49 seats up for election. Each district has scheduled elections on November 4, 2014. The districts listed below served 466,444 K-12 students during the 2010-2011 school year, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.[6]

2014 Utah School Board Elections
District Date Seats up for election Total board seats Student enrollment
Alpine School District 11/4/2014 4 7 67,076
Box Elder School District 11/4/2014 3 7 11,310
Cache School District 11/4/2014 4 7 15,648
Canyons School District 11/4/2014 3 7 33,714
Davis School District 11/4/2014 4 7 67,452
Granite School District 11/4/2014 4 7 70,083
Jordan School District 11/4/2014 3 7 50,048
Nebo School District 11/4/2014 3 8 29,848
Ogden City School District 11/4/2014 3 7 12,747
Provo School District 11/4/2014 4 7 13,753
Salt Lake City School District 11/4/2014 3 7 24,647
Tooele County School District 11/4/2014 3 7 13,596
Washington County School District 11/4/2014 4 7 26,091
Weber School District 11/4/2014 4 7 30,431


See also

External links

BallotpediaAvatar bigger.png
Suggest a link

References