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  1. #1 Best Private High Schools in Utah.

    The Waterford School

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    Private School,

    SANDY, UT,

    PK, K-12,

    111 Niche users give it an average review of 4.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says In Waterford, the campus is mind-blowing, the environment is kid friendly, the teachers are caring.The campus is like nothing I have ever seen. Not only is it like a college's, it is BEAUTIFUL! Waterford offers amazing activities too. They have soccer, basketball, and volleyball, cross country,...Also, Waterford has an amazing academic program. Students have not only their core subjects, but they can take musical classes like chorus or for an instrument. They also offer a variety of arts like...Here at Waterford, the teachers and students care. Teachers care for students safety and success. Students care to do well in classes. Overall, Waterford has much to offer to the student and their parent.

    Read 111 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,025,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  2. #2 Best Private High Schools in Utah.

    Rowland Hall

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    Private School,

    SALT LAKE CITY, UT,

    PK, K-12,

    152 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says We absolutely love Rowland Hall! Our kids were at a nursery-12 independent school in Sandy for four long years which was ill-run and had attrition in the triple digits. We were beyond relieved when....

    Read 152 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 976,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  3. #4 Best Private High Schools in Utah.

    Judge Memorial Catholic High School

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    Private School,

    SALT LAKE CITY, UT,

    9-12,

    116 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Judge is a unique place. Most kids don't like it when they are there however it prepares you for college better than anywhere else. It is a close community and leaves you with unique memories and....

    Read 116 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 720,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  4. #5 Best Private High Schools in Utah.

    Juan Diego Catholic High School

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    Private School,

    DRAPER, UT,

    9-12,

    202 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I love this school! During this Covid season, our school has taken many many precautions to keep our school up and running and it seems to be doing wonders. The staff and teachers at this school are....

    Read 202 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 770,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  5. #2 Best Public Middle Schools in Utah.

    Salt Lake Arts Academy

    Public School,

    SALT LAKE CITY, UT,

    5-8,

    5 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Our 7th grader has thrived at SLArts, and we've appreciated how seriously the school has taken COVID precautions. Academically the work is challenging and the teachers have high expectations, but the....

    Read 5 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 408,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

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  6. #9 Best Private High Schools in Utah.

    Intermountain Christian School

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    Private School,

    SALT LAKE CITY, UT,

    PK, K-12,

    61 Niche users give it an average review of 4.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says We initially had enrolled our child in a public school district. We honestly tried. Unfortunately, our child was singled out for not being “part of their ward” as a child informed my son and the....

    Read 61 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 273,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  7. #14 Best Public High Schools in Utah.

    West High School

    Salt Lake School District, UT,

    7-12,

    457 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I graduated from West High in 2019. The academics provided here are excellent. They have a large amount of AP, IB, and college courses from SLCC that I took part in and found challenging but it....

    Read 457 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,831,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 24 to 1,

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  8. #13 Best Public Elementary Schools in Utah.

    Hawthorne Elementary School

    Salt Lake School District, UT,

    K-6,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 413,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

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  9. #20 Best Public Elementary Schools in Utah.

    Wasatch School

    Salt Lake School District, UT,

    K-6,

    6 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Wasatch Elementary is an excellent school with knowledgeable teachers. I have had three children attend since kindergarten. They have had positive experiences. I would highly recommend Wasatch..

    Read 6 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 444,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

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  10. #22 Best Public Elementary Schools in Utah.

    Ensign School

    Salt Lake School District, UT,

    K-6,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Ensign was the first college I went to after going to the DATC. I loved the environment, classes were good, teachers were nice, and all the students there are friendly. It's diverse and I feel like a....

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 347,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

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  11. #23 Best Public Elementary Schools in Utah.

    Beacon Heights School

    Salt Lake School District, UT,

    K-6,

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 4.8 stars.

    Featured Review: High School Student says Most students greatly enjoy being in the class, due to the fair homework load and the organized schedule that keeps students on task and being engaged in learning..

    Read 4 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 491,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 24 to 1,

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  12. #24 Best Public Elementary Schools in Utah.

    Uintah School

    Salt Lake School District, UT,

    K-6,

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 470,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

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  13. #25 Best Public Elementary Schools in Utah.

    Emerson School

    Salt Lake School District, UT,

    K-6,

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 595,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

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  14. #28 Best Public Elementary Schools in Utah.

    Bonneville School

    Salt Lake School District, UT,

    K-6,

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says The teachers at this school are very involved in their students progress and strive to achieve the best possible results for each individual..

    Read 4 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 485,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

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  15. #23 Best Public High Schools in Utah.

    Highland High School

    Salt Lake School District, UT,

    9-12,

    288 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I loved attending HHS great school! If I could attend the school again, I would in a heartbeat! I loved learning about the history of the school! If I could choose one thing that was different about....

    Read 288 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 1,822,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

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  16. #13 Best Public Middle Schools in Utah.

    Clayton Middle School

    Salt Lake School District, UT,

    7-8,

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 755,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 24 to 1,

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  17. #25 Best Public High Schools in Utah.

    Salt Lake Center for Science Education

    Public School,

    SALT LAKE CITY, UT,

    7-12,

    59 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says My experience at this school has been great, this school is very hands on! The teachers there are great, they always help you when you're struggling academically. Every class is engaging and I....

    Read 59 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 390,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

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  18. #49 Best Public Elementary Schools in Utah.

    Dilworth School

    Salt Lake School District, UT,

    PK, K-6,

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 611,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

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  19. #30 Best Public High Schools in Utah.

    City Academy

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    Public School,

    SALT LAKE CITY, UT,

    7-12,

    36 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Great teachers, great location downtown and interesting classes. I grew a lot there and was able too really improve my academics there as well..

    Read 36 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 147,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  20. #70 Best Public Elementary Schools in Utah.

    Indian Hills School

    Salt Lake School District, UT,

    K-6,

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 417,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

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  21. #83 Best Public Elementary Schools in Utah.

    Eastwood School

    Granite School District, UT,

    K-5,

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 291,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 24 to 1,

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  22. #97 Best Public Elementary Schools in Utah.

    Highland Park Elementary School

    Salt Lake School District, UT,

    K-6,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Highland Park has a skilled and supportive faculty who respond to student needs. The arts program is outstanding and science is supported through a hands-on approach that engages students. Social....

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 627,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

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  23. #35 Best Public Middle Schools in Utah.

    Hillside Middle School

    Salt Lake School District, UT,

    7-8,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 3 stars.

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 591,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

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  24. #49 Best Public Middle Schools in Utah.

    Churchill Junior High School

    Granite School District, UT,

    6-8,

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 602,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 26 to 1,

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  25. #53 Best Public High Schools in Utah.

    Innovations High School

    Salt Lake School District, UT,

    9-12,

    39 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I enjoyed my time at Innovations! This was a great school that allowed me to get a headstart on college, and prepared me well for the school I am now attending. I was able to take courses at an...The teachers here are amazing, and were a fantastic support system throughout my four years there. They know how to connect with students and always helped students learn in their own way, rather...The school doesn't have very many clubs, sports, etc. due to it being a small school. However, you do have the option to participate in activities at your boundary school, and in my experience, this...My experience at Innovations was great, and I would recommend it, especially to people who are self-motivated, who would like to have a better sense of college readiness, and who are looking for a....

    Read 39 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 316,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 34 to 1,

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