Lone Peak High School in American Fork-Pleasant Grove Township, UT - Niche

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Lone Peak High School is a public school in American Fork-Pleasant Grove Township, Utah. It has 2,211 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 92% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 543 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

10189 North 4800 West
Highland, UT 84003
(801) 717-4568

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3.9 from 543 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 4
    Educational Outcomes: After graduation, I attended Brigham Young University in Provo. During my freshman year, I came to the conclusion that Lone Peak HS is a great school in terms of the quality of students and faculty, however, it does not push students enough to prepare them for the "real world." The curriculum is not difficult enough to compare to college courses. I drew on other experiences as reference points to help me get through any academic difficulties of my freshman year.
    • Niche User
    • 5
    Overall Experience: Overall it is a great school to attend. The sporting events are always packed with students which is really fun. There are a LOT of Mormons at this school and so it could use some diversity, both culturally and ethnically. But that also means that there are a lot of genuinely good students that come from good, religious homes.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Food: Its good, not exceptionally great though. Menus could be a little more diverse but most kids leave school grounds for lunch anyway.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Administration & Policies: I think the policies are well done and well enforced. One thing that is complained about a lot is the dress code. It is a little extreme and follows cultural rules by being traditional, but overall it is a positive addition to the school.
    • Niche User
    • 5
    Sports & Fitness: Athletics are very important at this school to the students, administration and parents. Everyone in town goes to the football and basketball games. The school keeps the facilities upgraded.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
3.33 Cedar Ridge Elementary School Public
3.66 Mountain Ridge Junior High School Public
3.33 Deerfield Elementary School Public
2.66 Lincoln Academy Public, Charter
3.33 Legacy Elementary School Public
American Heritage School Private, Religious
1.00 Quail Run Primary School Public, Charter
3.66 Highland Elementary School Public
2.66 Mountainville Academy Public, Charter
3.66 Westfield Elementary School Public
3.66 Timberline Middle School Public
3.00 American Fork High School Public
3.33 Alpine Elementary School Public
3.33 Barratt Elementary School Public
Dan W. Peterson School Public
3.66 Forbes Elementary School Public
3.00 Manila Elementary School Public
3.66 Ridgeline Elementary School Public
3.33 Shelley Elementary School Public
American Legacy Academy Private, Religious
3.66 Freedom Elementary School Public
3.33 American Fork Junior High School Public
Liahona Preparatory Academy Private, Religious
3.00 Mount Mahogany Elementary School Public
3.00 Greenwood Elementary School Public
3.33 Grovecrest Elementary School Public
3.66 Pleasant Grove Junior High School Public
2.00 Odyssey Charter School Public, Charter
3.00 Renaissance Academy Public, Charter
John Hancock Charter School Public, Charter
3.66 Lehi Junior High School Public
3.66 Central Elementary School Public
3.33 Sego Lily Elementary School Public
3.33 Lehi High School Public
3.66 Pleasant Grove High School Public
3.00 Eaglecrest Elementary School Public
3.00 Lehi Elementary School Public
3.33 Valley View Elementary School Public
4.00 Karl G. Maeser Preparatory Academy Public, Charter
3.33 Meadow Elementary School Public
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Montessori Learning Center Private, Montessori
3.33 Lindon Elementary School Public
3.33 Fox Hollow Elementary School Public
3.00 Timpanogos Academy Public, Charter
3.33 Rocky Mountain Elementary School Public
3.00 Snow Springs Elementary School Public
3.66 Oak Canyon Junior High School Public
3.66 North Point Elementary School Public
3.33 Willowcreek Middle School Public
3.00 Bonneville Elementary School Public
3.00 Aspen Elementary School Public
3.00 Oak Hollow School Public
3.66 Traverse Mountain Elementary School Public
3.33 Northridge Elementary School Public
3.66 Summit Academy Public, Charter
Summit Academy High School Public, Charter
3.66 Orem Junior High School Public
3.00 Windsor Elementary School Public
3.33 Geneva Elementary School Public
3.00 Lone Peak School Public
3.00 Suncrest Elementary School Public
2.66 Willow Springs Elementary School Public
Telos Academy Private, Alternative, All-Boys
3.33 Vineyard Elementary School Public
Oxford Academy Private, Alternative
2.66 Draper School Public, Magnet
3.66 Mountain View High School Public
3.66 Canyon View Junior High School Public
South Park Academy Public
3.66 Channing Hall Charter School Public, Charter
Bell Canyon Montessori School Private, Montessori
2.66 Sprucewood School Public
3.33 Scera Park Elementary School Public
3.00 Sunrise School Public
3.00 Orem Elementary School Public
3.00 Indian Hills Middle School Public
4.00 Utah County Academy of Sciences (UCAS) Public, Charter, Magnet
3.66 Timpanogos High School Public
4.00 Orem High School Public
3.33 Foothill Elementary School Public
2.66 American Preparatory Academy Public, Charter
Pine Ridge Academy Private, Alternative
Gateway Academy Private, Alternative, All-Boys
3.33 Cascade Elementary School Public
Provo Canyon School - Orem Campus Private, Special Education
Meridian School Private
St. John the Baptist Elementary School Private, Religious
2.66 Juan Diego Catholic High School Private, Religious
St. John the Baptist Middle School Private, Religious
3.00 Westlake High School Public
3.00 Harvest Elementary School Public
Heritage Schools Private, Special Education
3.00 Lakeview Academy Public, Charter
3.66 Vista Heights Middle School Public
3.00 Saratoga Shores Elementary School Public

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.66 Mountain Ridge Junior High School 1 mi. 1,339
3.66 Timberline Middle School 2 mi. 1,301
3.00 American Fork High School 2 mi. 2,001
3.33 American Fork Junior High School 3 mi. 1,837
3.66 Pleasant Grove Junior High School 4 mi. 1,446

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


Male 51%
Female 48%

Student Diversity

Lone Peak High School United States American Fork High School American Fork Junior High School Mountain Ridge Junior High School Pleasant Grove Junior High School Timberline Middle School
White 94.0% 51.6% 92.0% 88.0% 93.0% 89.0% 94.0%
Hispanic 2.0% 24.5% 3.0% 6.0% 2.0% 6.0% 1.0%
Asian 1.0% 4.7% 1.0% 1.0% 0% 1.0% 1.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
African American 0% 15.2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 1.0% 0% 0% 1.0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2.6% 0% 2.0% 1.0% 0% 0%


Grade 9 0.1%
Grade 10 34.0%
Grade 11 35.7%
Grade 12 30.3%

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 57 responses

  • 72% Yes
  • 19% Not sure.
  • 9% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 39 responses

  • 17% Great teachers great kids
  • 17% There is a wide range of people to be friends with
  • 14% Sports
  • 12% High standards
  • 10% Lots of People
  • 9% Academics
  • 9% Excellence in everything
  • 8% Well rounded in Everything
  • 4% Service

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 40 responses

  • 31% The hallways: too many people, school too small
  • 24% The cliques.
  • 11% Lack of ethnic diversity
  • 8% Hard to make friends especially when new
  • 7% Super judgemental students
  • 6% Chemistry Teachers
  • 5% Athletic Politics
  • 3% School spirit
  • 2% The culture.
  • 2% Coaches

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 41 responses

  • 39% Sports and academic achievements
  • 34% Very High Rate of LDS members
  • 24% We were national basketball champs
  • 2% Community involvement to support school

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 38 responses

  • 24% Academics and Fun
  • 13% Mormon

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 40 responses

  • 33% Try to reach out.
  • 28% Be ready for some really nice and some rude people
  • 18% You will be welcomed
  • 10% Get invloved
  • 5% Join the band.
  • 3% It will take awhile to feel like u for in
  • 3% You're probably in for a culture shock.

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 32 responses

  • 19% I love everything about this school.
  • 78% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 3% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.