Hunter High School in West Valley City, UT - Niche

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Hunter High School is a public school in West Valley City, Utah. It has 2,095 students in grades 10-12. According to state standards, 56% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 292 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

4200 South 5600 West
West Valley City, UT 84120
(385) 646-5360

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3.6 from 292 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 3
    Sports & Fitness: I did tennis, football, and practiced with the track team. I practiced or played on every field except for the softball field and the soccer field. the soccer field is getting torn down for the highway that this going by my old school no so that grade is irrelevant now. Hunter just needs more funding and that school could be state champs in many sports. the students are willing the funding is not.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Overall Experience: it did the job the friends i met and still have today are what make this experience great. Get some funding to the poor west side school and this school would more then compete with east side schools we would win
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Food: it had variety but it did get old. It did the job but nothing i looked forward to other then im hungry and need a break from class
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Administration & Policies: I did not fall into this category to often so my opinion is not very warranted
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Teachers: I took many college oriented classes. AP classes, Concurrent enrollment, honor classes. The teachers i had were great because they went above and beyond to a college level. However i heard many students did not have the same advantages with the regular teachers. The students who did not challenge themselves sometimes found less then motivated teachers

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
2.33 Hunter Elementary School Public
2.33 Carl Sandburg Elementary School Public
2.00 Hillside Elementary School Public
2.33 Hunter Junior High School Public
2.00 Whittier Elementary School Public
2.33 Kennedy Junior High School Public
Grace Baptist School Private, Religious
2.00 Silver Hills Elementary School Public
2.33 Valley Crest Elementary School Public
2.33 West Valley Elementary School Public
Young Parent Program Public, Alternative, All-Girls
2.00 Jackling Elementary School Public
2.00 Academy Park Elementary School Public
2.00 Orchard Elementary School Public
2.00 Western Hills Elementary School Public
2.00 West Kearns Elementary School Public
2.33 Monticello Academy Public, Charter
2.33 Philo Farnsworth Elementary School Public
2.00 Beehive Elementary School Public
2.00 Kearns High School Public
2.00 Monroe Elementary School Public
2.33 Gearld Wright Elementary School Public
2.33 David Gourley School Public
2.33 Thomas Jefferson Junior High School Public
St. Francis Xavier Catholic School Private, Religious
2.00 Thomas W. Bacchus School Public
2.33 Oquirrh Hills Elementary School Public
2.00 South Kearns Elementary School Public
Life Christian Academy Private, Religious
2.33 Kearns Junior High School Public
2.00 Lake Ridge Elementary School Public
2.00 Bridger Elementary School Public
Small World Child Care Private, Alternative
Dancing Moose Montessori School Private, Montessori
2.33 Diamond Ridge Elementary School Public
2.33 Entheos Academy Public, Charter
2.33 Granger High School Public
2.33 Copper Hills Elementary School Public, Magnet
2.00 Robert Frost Elementary School Public
2.33 Scott M. Matheson Junior High School Public
2.00 Pioneer Elementary School Public
2.33 West Lake Junior High School Public
2.00 Arcadia Elementary School Public
2.33 Valley Junior High School Public
2.00 Mountain Shadows School Public
2.33 Truman Elementary School Public
2.33 Falcon Ridge Elementary School Public
3.66 Navigator Pointe Academy Public, Charter
2.00 Hillsdale Elementary School Public
Learning Tree School - West Valley Private
2.33 Fox Hills Elementary School Public
2.00 Fox Hills Gifted & Talented Magnet School Public, Magnet
2.33 Rolling Meadows Elementary School Public
2.00 East Hollywood High School Public, Charter, Magnet
Tender Touch Child Care Private, All-Girls
2.33 Westbrook Elementary School Public
2.00 Pleasant Green Elementary School Public
Vista Private School Private, Alternative
2.00 Stansbury Elementary School Public
2.33 Bennion Elementary School Public
2.00 Magna Elementary School Public
2.33 Brockbank Junior High School Public
2.33 Hayden Peak School Public
2.33 Vista Elementary School Public
2.33 Bennion Junior High School Public
2.00 Cyprus High School Public
2.00 Taylorsville Elementary School Public
2.33 West Hills Middle School Public
2.33 Oquirrh School Public
2.33 Granger Elementary School Public
Children's Christian School Private, Religious
Success School Public, Charter, Alternative
2.00 Sunset Ridge Middle School Public
2.66 Oakcrest School Public
2.33 Eisenhower Junior High School Public
Ensign Learning Center Private
2.33 Westland School Public
2.33 Copper Hills High School Public
2.00 Columbia Elementary School Public
2.66 Smith Elementary School Public
Montessori Building Blocks Private, Montessori
2.33 Taylorsville High School Public
2.33 Spring Lane Elementary School Public
2.00 Redwood Elementary School Public
2.00 Copper Canyon School Public
Prince of Peace Evangelical Lutheran School Private, Religious
2.33 Jordan Hills Elementary School Public
2.00 West Jordan School Public
Learning Tree School - Southwest Private
2.00 Joel P. Jensen Middle School Public
Primary Children's Medical Center School Private, Special Education
2.33 Plymouth Elementary School Public
2.33 John C. Fremont School Public
West Ridge Academy - Boys Ranch Private, Alternative
1.66 American Preparatory Academy--the School for New A Public, Charter
2.00 West Jordan High School Public
Iqra Academy of Utah Private, Religious
2.00 Majestic School Public
2.00 Heartland School Public

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.33 Hunter Junior High School 1 mi. 1,137
2.00 Kearns High School 2 mi. 1,648
2.33 Granger High School 3 mi. 1,668
2.33 Scott M. Matheson Junior High School 3 mi. 1,222
2.33 West Lake Junior High School 3 mi. 1,141

Around Hunter High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity


Female 51%
Male 48%

Student Diversity

Hunter High School United States Granger High School Hunter Junior High School Kearns High School Scott M. Matheson Junior High School West Lake Junior High School
White 48.0% 51.6% 33.0% 53.0% 51.0% 52.0% 24.0%
Hispanic 34.0% 24.5% 43.0% 29.0% 34.0% 37.0% 56.0%
Pacific Islander 5.0% 0.4% 7.0% 4.0% 5.0% 2.0% 5.0%
Asian 4.0% 4.7% 5.0% 5.0% 1.0% 1.0% 5.0%
Native American 1.0% 1.1% 2.0% 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
African American 1.0% 15.2% 3.0% 3.0% 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Multiracial 0% 2.6% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%


Grade 10 38.5%
Grade 11 33.2%
Grade 12 28.3%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 23 responses

  • 74% Yes
  • 13% Not sure.
  • 13% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 20 responses

  • 25% Our Drill Team
  • 25% Our sports program
  • 12% The way everyone accepts everyone else
  • 10% School Staff
  • 8% Very humble people
  • 6% Clubs/Organizations
  • 6% Choir and Madrigals
  • 6% Drama/Theater

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 18 responses

  • 22% Fisrt lunch is too early
  • 19% Sluffing
  • 19% Lack of school spirit/no participation
  • 19% School Spirit in all areas
  • 15% The feel in the air that no one cares about school
  • 4% Kids without school spirit get outcast
  • 4% Too much diversity

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 21 responses

  • 52% How culturally diverse we are
  • 48% We are culturally diverse and everyone is friendly

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 21 responses

  • 81% Diverse
  • 10% very diverse and competitives with cliques
  • 5% Competitive
  • 5% Family

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 20 responses

  • 80% Be active and join clubs and organizations
  • 20% Do not care what anyone thinks about you

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 19 responses

  • 21% I love everything about this school.
  • 74% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 5% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.