Granite Peaks High School in South Salt Lake, UT - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    K-12
  • Students
    408
  • Type
    Public, Alternative
  • Reviews
    12 3
  • Ranking

Granite Peaks High School is a public alternative school in South Salt Lake, Utah. It has 408 students in grades K-12. According to state standards, 28% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 12 reviews written and they have been mixed.

501 E 3900 S
Salt Lake City, UT
(385) 646-5435

Ratings and Reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Academics: Because of the school being an alternative school, the rules are very strict which in somewhat way become very helpful. Teachers can often relate to real world problems and events as well as to the kids. The school also provides a fifth period for those who are trying to catch up on credits or get ahead.
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Administration & Policies: I love the fact that the administration try vaguely hard to keep students on track towards graduation.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Food: Their lunches vary from day to day which is great. Their salads also vary which is also nice.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Administration & Policies: I only did my GED i didnt really get to know the staff
    • Niche User
    • 2
    Extracurriculars: i didn't notice many extra curricular activities that were encouraged with the exception of art.

Academics

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.33 Hartvigsen School 0 mi. 200
3.00 Liberty School 4 mi. 384
3.00 Salt Lake School for the Performing Arts 3 mi. 235
3.66 Salt Lake Arts Academy 4 mi. 300
2.33 M. Lynn Bennion School 5 mi. 300

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Student Demographics

Gender

Gender
Female 53%
Male 46%

Student Diversity

Granite Peaks High School United States Hartvigsen School Liberty School M. Lynn Bennion School Salt Lake Arts Academy Salt Lake School for the Performing Arts
White 46.0% 51.0% 71.0% 81.0% 25.0% 85.0% 78.0%
Hispanic 44.0% 25.0% 18.0% 13.0% 60.0% 5.0% 11.0%
Native American 3.0% 1.1% 2.0% 0% 1.0% 0% 0%
African American 2.0% 15.0% 3.0% 0% 6.0% 2.0% 1.0%
Pacific Islander 1.0% 0.4% 2.0% 0% 0% 1.0% 4.0%
Multiracial 0% 2.8% 0% 2.0% 3.0% 0% 2.0%
Asian 0% 4.8% 2.0% 0% 4.0% 5.0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 1.6%
Grade 10 1.6%
Grade 11 24.2%
Grade 12 72.6%

Educational Outcomes