Avg. test scores 45%
High school dipl. 11%
Bachelors degree 56%
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West Valley City school information

IndexWest Valley CityUtahNational
Average Test Scores27%45%48%
Student/Teacher ratio23:121:116:1
Total public schools2780279,221
Total private schools211224,874
Total post-secondary schools1797,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in West Valley City are 45% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 27 public schools in West Valley City
  • 74.6% of people in West Valley City have completed 8th grade
  • 73.7% of people in West Valley City have completed high school
  • 13.2% of people in West Valley City have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in West Valley City

      IndexWest Valley CityUtahNational
      Completed 8th grade74.6%89.1%84.3%
      Completed high school73.7%88.6%83.0%
      Completed some college44.1%68.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree21.2%41.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors13.2%31.7%30.3%
      Completed masters3.5%10.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.6%3.1%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.3%1.4%1.3%

      West Valley City, UT School Districts

      • Granite School District

      There are a total of 27 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in West Valley City. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for West Valley City, UT schools is 27%. The average student to teacher ratio is 23:1. In West Valley City, UT, an average of 74.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 73.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Cottonwood Heights, UT34,27459%22.6%
      Sandy, UT93,14158%19.5%
      Draper, UT46,39957%18.2%
      West Bountiful, UT5,43654%12.2%
      Bountiful, UT43,42851%5.5%
      West Valley City, UT134,60927%44.6%

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      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Warren, MI135,06931%35.7%
      Miramar, FL133,74160%24.5%
      Olathe, KS132,78744%7.7%
      Columbia, SC132,53741%14.7%
      Bellevue, WA136,71872%49.7%
      West Valley City, UT134,60927%44.6%
      Source: The West Valley City, UT education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.