A
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    A+
  2. Diversity
    C+
  3. Teachers
    A
  4. College Prep
    A
  5. Clubs & Activities
    C
  6. Health & Safety
    B+
  7. Administration
    B
  8. Sports
    C
  9. Food
    C
  10. Resources & Facilities
    C-
Skyline High School is a highly rated, public school located in Salt Lake City, UT. It has 1,443 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 25 to 1. According to state test scores, 51% of students are at least proficient in math and 66% in reading.
Address
3251 E 3760 S
Salt Lake City, UT 84109
Telephone
(385) 646-5420

Skyline High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
66%
Percent Proficient - Math
51%
Average Graduation Rate
96%
Average SAT
1330
99 responses
Average ACT
28
314 responses
AP Enrollment
55%
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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.32 responses
Poll
88%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.32 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 86 responses
Report
  • Battle for the rock between us and our rival
    33%
  • Eagle Fest
    21%
  • Music Concerts
    12%
  • Dances
    9%
  • Battle for the Paddle
    6%
  • Cross Country Bob Firman trip
    5%
  • Star Wars Day
    5%

Students

Diversity
C+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,443
Free or Reduced Lunch
11%
89%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.44 responses
75%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.44 responses
80%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.44 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
25:1
National
16:1
Average Teacher Salary
Teachers in First/Second Year
10%
72%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.58 responses
79%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.58 responses
76%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.58 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
C
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Very Low
Expenses Per Student
$7,242/ year
National
$12,239
83%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.63 responses
37%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.63 responses
61%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.62 responses
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I was a student at Skyline High School, but I was not in the school boundaries. However, I attended Skyline for their IB Program, and it was a great experience. I was 100% ready for college. I graduated from Skyline in 2016, and my first semester was breeze. The IB Program is difficult, but definitely worth it. All of the staff at Skyline were great! They were able to address any questions or concerns I had quickly, and they were all friendly. They truly care about their students' success and it shows.
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Skyline High School is a great school, for many considerable reasons. The biggest one is the teachers. There are a whole lot of really good people leading our education- men and women who are very intelligent and spend their class time teaching really well. Ranging in subject matter, they have different passions; but the similarity is that a great number of them love what they teach, and it makes the students' constant time in class so much better and more interesting. Some are really loud, in a comical and actually quite effective way; some are calm and cool, and really easy to talk to about anything; and some are straight-up hilarious. Best of all, most of them have a mix between unafraid humor (which helps all of us remember the material better, and be more engaged in lectures), interesting random stories, and an air of "you can talk to me about anything, I'm chill and understanding." I love so many teachers here, and I trust way more staff than I would've expected to at any school
I graduated from skyline high school in 2015. My overall experience of high school was great. I was involved in the rugby club of the school. The school has some great academics and althetic programs. The only change i would like to see is a college and real world preparedness class. There are so many ways to get ahead in college and most high schools are not helping their students apply them. There are a lot of things that I feel like could also be helpful such as teaching how to file taxes. In conclusion, I really enjoyed attending Skyline High School.