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Brighton High School
  • Public
  • SALT LAKE CITY, UT

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A minus
  2. Diversity
    grade B minus
  3. Teachers
    grade B
  4. College Prep
    grade A minus
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade C
  6. Health & Safety
    grade B
  7. Administration
    grade C
  8. Sports
    grade A minus
  9. Food
    grade C minus
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade D+

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Brighton High School is an above average, public school located in SALT LAKE CITY, UT. It has 1,978 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 24 to 1. According to state test scores, 44% of students are at least proficient in math and 58% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
58%
Percent Proficient - Math
44%
Average Graduation Rate
93%
Average SAT
1260
37 responses
Average ACT
27
366 responses
AP Enrollment
35%

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Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade B
Median Household Income
$93,564
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,230
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$382,900
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade B
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
68%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 41 responses
Poll
51%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 41 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 92 responses
  • I love the dances! great DJs
    28%
  • Football Games
    20%
  • I love the clubs at our school.
    17%
  • Stomps
    12%
  • The teachers are great
    9%
  • Homecoming
    5%
  • Spirit Week
    2%

Students

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,978
Free or Reduced Lunch
14%
86%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 44 responses
59%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 44 responses
86%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 44 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
24:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$69,320
Teachers in First/Second Year
12.2%
51%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 51 responses
73%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 51 responses
59%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 51 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade C
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
Expenses Per Student
$10,077 / year
National
$12,239
83%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 54 responses
33%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 54 responses
72%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 54 responses

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