A
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    A
  2. Diversity
    B
  3. Teachers
    A+
  4. College Readiness
    A
  5. Clubs & Activities
    C-
  6. Health & Safety
    B+
  7. Administration
    A-
  8. Sports
    D
  9. Food
    D-
  10. Resources & Facilities
    C-
Address
320 W 600 S
Lindon, UT 84042
Telephone
(801) 235-9000

Karl G. Maeser Preparatory Academy Rankings

Niche ranks over 14,000 public high schools based on statistics and millions of opinions from students and parents.

Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
62%
Percent Proficient - Math
53%
Average Graduation Rate
87%
Average SAT
Data not available
Average ACT
28
56 responses
AP Enrollment
39%

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
B+
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
91%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.23 responses
Poll
87%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.23 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 56 responses
Report
  • Winterim
    27%
  • The spirit bowl/spirit week
    23%
  • Sports
    14%
  • Service Week
    13%
  • Extreme theatre
    11%
  • Debate
    5%
  • Extreme Choir
    5%

Students

Diversity
B
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
641
Free or Reduced Lunch
9%
88%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.25 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.25 responses
56%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.25 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
19:1
National
16:1
Average Teacher Salary
$13,063
Teachers in First/Second Year
0%
85%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.27 responses
93%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.27 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.27 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
C-
Based on expenses per student, number of sports offered, and student and parent reviews.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
Data not available
Expenses Per Student
$3,125/ year
National
$11,890
39%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.31 responses
29%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.31 responses
61%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.31 responses

Karl G. Maeser Preparatory Academy Reviews

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Karl G. Maeser Preparatory Academy is a smaller charter school for students in the 7-12 grade. Maeser Prep is a whole culture that is about giving your heart and soul to something that is truly meaningful. Thier Board, Administration, Faculty, and Staff love what they do and are dedicated to provide a quality college-preparatory education that will “empower and inspire students to think critically, learn continually, and communicate effectively through use of the Socratic method to better themselves and their community.” I have been given many opportunities to learn how to learn about the world and many aspects of it. The students are kind and include everyone.
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Students at Maeser aren't just high school students. Students at Maeser are encouraged to think deeply and use the Socratic Method as they make decisions and discuss things with people throughout their lives. Students at Maeser are part of something bigger. Students at Maeser participate in extra curricular and community programs ranging from sports to helping stop human trafficking. Maeser Prep is a place where we not only learn but develop relationships that will last far longer than high school. Maeser is a place where we learn that the values of Truth, Honor and Virtue will help us throughout our lives. Maeser is a place where teachers care about their students and have a strong desire to help their students learn knowledge. Maeser is a place where you learn to prepare to go to college. Maeser is a place where you feel like you belong and Maeser is a place where everyone is loved.
"Karl G. Maeser Preparatory Academy empowers and inspires students to learn continually, think critically, and communicate effectively through Socratic methods." Maeser has given me experiences that have taught me to learn continually and think critically. Teachers have sparked something within me, the desire to learn continually. I discovered how to learn on my own. Socratic discussions helped me develop educated opinions. I have become a better person. Through classes I have been able to reflect on who I am as a person and evaluate myself. More importantly, Maeser has taught me to love life, to remember who I am and who I want to become. I am forever indebted to Maeser for what it has done for me. It has empowered me and inspired me to learn continually and to think critically. I will cherish this experience for the rest of my life.