Pleasant Grove High School in Pleasant Grove, UT - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    1,964
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    443 4.0
  • Ranking

Pleasant Grove High School is a public school in Pleasant Grove, Utah. It has 1,964 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 443 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

700 East 200 South
Pleasant Grove, UT 84062
(801) 610-8170

Ratings and Reviews
4.0 from 443 reviews
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    • High School Junior
    • 4
    Health & Safety: It's pretty dang safe here
    • High School Junior
    • 5
    Extracurriculars: There are a lot of options that are fun and they're great places to make friends
    • High School Junior
    • 3
    Overall Experience: Parents here don't seem to be too involved in the education or extra-curriculars of their kids as well as other students.
    • High School Junior
    • 5
    Teachers: Teachers care a lot about each student individually which I admire a lot. They not only care about how we're doing in school but they also care about how are personal lives are as well.
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Extracurriculars: There are all sorts of after school activities, from sports to clubs and everything in between. Different clubs and sports have different levels of commitment. So you can choose how committed you want to be.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
3.33 Valley View Elementary School Public
3.66 Central Elementary School Public
4.00 John Hancock Charter School Public, Charter
3.66 Pleasant Grove Junior High School Public
3.66 Grovecrest Elementary School Public
3.66 Lindon Elementary School Public
3.33 Timpanogos Academy Public, Charter
3.66 Aspen Elementary School Public
3.33 Liahona Preparatory Academy Private, Religious
3.33 Manila Elementary School Public
3.33 Rocky Mountain Elementary School Public
3.66 Karl G. Maeser Preparatory Academy Public, Charter
Cascade Mountain High School Private, Alternative, All-Girls
3.33 Mount Mahogany Elementary School Public
Kids Village Private, Alternative
3.66 Bonneville Elementary School Public
3.66 Northridge Elementary School Public
2.66 Canyon Grove Academy Public, Charter
3.66 Windsor Elementary School Public
Dan W. Peterson School Public
3.66 Barratt Elementary School Public
3.66 Orem Junior High School Public
3.66 Oak Canyon Junior High School Public
3.33 Odyssey Charter School Public, Charter
3.33 Lincoln Academy Public, Charter
2.66 Aristotle Academy Public, Charter
3.66 Geneva Elementary School Public
3.66 Deerfield Elementary School Public
3.33 Suncrest Elementary School Public
3.33 American Fork High School Public
3.66 Canyon View Junior High School Public
3.66 Orchard Elementary School Public
3.33 Telos Academy Private, Alternative, All-Boys
3.66 Sharon Elementary School Public
4.00 Mountain View High School Public
3.66 Cedar Ridge Elementary School Public
4.00 Orem High School Public
3.66 Orem Elementary School Public
4.00 Timpanogos High School Public
3.66 Vineyard Elementary School Public
3.66 Greenwood Elementary School Public
3.66 Forbes Elementary School Public
3.66 Foothill Elementary School Public
4.00 Lone Peak High School Public
4.00 Utah County Academy of Sciences (UCAS) Public, Charter, Magnet
3.66 American Fork Junior High School Public
3.00 Noah Webster Academy Public, Charter
3.66 Cascade Elementary School Public
Polaris High School Public, Alternative
3.66 Scera Park Elementary School Public
Utah School for the Deaf - South Region Public
3.66 Shelley Elementary School Public
Summit High School Public, Alternative
3.66 Lakeridge Junior High School Public
3.66 Heritage Schools Private, Special Education
3.66 Legacy Elementary School Public
3.66 Westmore Elementary School Public
3.66 Mountain Ridge Junior High School Public
Provo Canyon School - Provo Campus Private, Special Education, All-Boys
3.33 Canyon Crest School Public
3.33 Walden School of Liberal Arts Public, Charter
3.66 Hillcrest Elementary School Public
4.00 Cherry Hill Elementary School Gifted Program Public
3.66 Cherry Hill Elementary School Public
3.33 Mountainville Academy Public, Charter
3.66 Highland Elementary School Public
3.66 Alpine Elementary School Public
3.66 Lakeview School Public
3.66 Westfield Elementary School Public
3.66 Edgemont School Public
3.66 Timberline Middle School Public
3.66 Westridge School Public
3.66 Freedom Elementary School Public
3.66 Timpview High School Public
3.66 Centennial Middle School Public
3.33 Lehi High School Public
3.66 Lehi Junior High School Public
3.66 Ridgeline School Public
Ivy Hall Academy Private, Religious
3.66 Rock Canyon School Public
3.66 Freedom Academy Public, Charter
3.66 Sego Lily Elementary School Public
1.66 Independence High School Public, Alternative
3.33 Renaissance Academy Public, Charter
3.33 Provo High School Public
3.66 Amelia Earhart School Public
3.33 Lehi Elementary School Public
3.33 Timpanogos School Public
3.66 Dixon Middle School Public
3.66 Meadow Elementary School Public
2.33 Discovery Academy Private, Alternative
3.66 Sunset View School Public
3.66 Wasatch School Public
3.33 Franklin School Public
3.33 Eaglecrest Elementary School Public
3.66 Provo Peaks School Public
3.33 Snow Springs Elementary School Public
3.66 North Point School Public
Oak Springs School Public
3.66 Willowcreek Middle School Public

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.33 American Fork High School 4 mi. 2,113
4.00 Mountain View High School 5 mi. 1,305
4.00 Orem High School 5 mi. 1,186
4.00 Timpanogos High School 5 mi. 1,376
4.00 Lone Peak High School 5 mi. 2,358

Around Pleasant Grove High School

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

Gender

Gender
Female 48%
Male 51%

Student Diversity

Pleasant Grove High School United States American Fork High School Lone Peak High School Mountain View High School Orem High School Timpanogos High School
White 85.0% 51.0% 88.0% 93.0% 65.0% 77.0% 75.0%
Hispanic 8.0% 25.0% 5.0% 2.0% 26.0% 15.0% 16.0%
Multiracial 2.0% 2.8% 2.0% 2.0% 2.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Pacific Islander 1.0% 0.4% 1.0% 0% 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Asian 0% 4.8% 1.0% 0% 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%
African American 0% 15.0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 10 34.7%
Grade 11 32.2%
Grade 12 33.1%

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 77 responses

  • 91% Yes
  • 6% Not sure.
  • 3% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 65 responses

  • 18% Wrestling
  • 16% Theatre department
  • 13% Volleyball
  • 11% Choir Program
  • 10% Friendly atmosphere
  • 7% KPGR (Radio Station)
  • 6% Math program
  • 4% Drill team
  • 4% Orchestra Program
  • 3% Football
  • 2% Amazing fitness facilities
  • 1% FFA
  • 1% Tennis team
  • 0% Yearbook
  • 0% Choir
  • 0% College Credits
  • 0% Teachers
  • 0% HOSA club
  • 0% Cheerleading
  • 0% Mr. Newman

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 49 responses

  • 26% Not Enough Student Parking
  • 20% Too many faculty parking spaces
  • 18% Tiny Auditorium
  • 11% A few teachers that aren't that great
  • 6% There are so many oppertunites it's hard to choose
  • 5% Drug problem
  • 5% Could have a little better library
  • 4% Stay away from the wrong groups of people, be you
  • 3% Massive clique problem
  • 1% Hard to find oppertunites for college

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 68 responses

  • 31% Many of our programs excell and take state
  • 16% College credit opportunities
  • 15% The amazing wresting and volleyball programs
  • 15% The amazing people and environment
  • 10% The incredible theatre and and choir programs
  • 6% High School Radio Station
  • 1% The atmosphere is great!
  • 1% High School done right, successful clubs
  • 1% The highest academic rankings in the area
  • 1% The amazing teachers!
  • 1% The history program!!!! (and radio)

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 67 responses

  • 34% Loyal To Our G
  • 24% Great
  • 24% Proud, but not prideful
  • 7% Unified
  • 4% Okay
  • 3% Got School Spirit?
  • 3% Awesome!

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 49 responses

  • 33% Learn about its college credit opportunities
  • 20% Friendly school with good classes
  • 16% Know what classes to take to help in future
  • 16% Be dedicated to what you love
  • 14% Be yourself

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 63 responses

  • 35% I love everything about this school.
  • 59% 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.
  • 2% I hate everything about this school.