Taylorsville High School in Taylorsville, UT - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    10-12
  • Students
    1,671
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    176 3.6
  • Ranking

Taylorsville High School is a public school in Taylorsville, Utah. It has 1,671 students in grades 10-12. According to state standards, 58% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 176 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

5225 South Redwood Rd
Taylorsville, UT 84123
(385) 646-5455

Ratings and Reviews
3.6 from 176 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 2
    Extracurriculars: It's not very diverse and very mediocre in general
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Overall Experience: This school has, overall, met the basic requirements of a good school, with some areas being exceptionally well done. Its not perfect, but it's good
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Teachers: A handful of teachers here are phenomenal, providing quality education and genuine interest in our learning. Not all teachers are like this however, therefore lowering my review score
    • High School Senior
    • 2
    Extracurriculars: Not many extracurricular activities are offered nor are students really involved when there are activities offered unless it is a sport or dance.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Overall Experience: Parents are involved in sports and most encourage the students but it is also hard to tell how much of the parents support and encourage their students.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.33 Murray High School 2 mi. 1,434
2.33 West Jordan High School 4 mi. 1,701
American Preparatory Academy--Accelerated School 4 mi. 1,311
2.33 Kearns High School 4 mi. 1,553
3.33 Hillcrest High School 4 mi. 2,306

Around Taylorsville High School

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

Gender

Gender
Female 47%
Male 52%

Student Diversity

Taylorsville High School United States American Preparatory Academy--Accelerated School Hillcrest High School Kearns High School Murray High School West Jordan High School
White 60.0% 51.0% 23.0% 64.0% 53.0% 76.0% 65.0%
Hispanic 25.0% 25.0% 55.0% 22.0% 37.0% 14.0% 24.0%
Asian 4.0% 4.8% 11.0% 5.0% 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%
Pacific Islander 4.0% 0.4% 2.0% 0% 3.0% 1.0% 2.0%
African American 2.0% 15.0% 5.0% 1.0% 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 1.0% 1.0% 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2.8% 0% 4.0% 0% 2.0% 3.0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 10 36.9%
Grade 11 31.8%
Grade 12 31.2%

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 27 responses

  • 70% Yes
  • 15% Not sure.
  • 15% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 22 responses

  • 48% Access to the Granite Technical Institute
  • 33% Variety of classes offered
  • 15% Diversity of student body
  • 3% Mr. Mclaren Ms. Lines and Mr. Negley

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 15 responses

  • 37% School Lunch
  • 37% The people that don't put in effort
  • 26% Teachers don't always listen

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

  • 43% High expectations of students
  • 24% Our spirit is the best
  • 19% Best JROTC Program in the state
  • 10% We lack motivated teachers.
  • 5% Teenage Pragmancy and weed #4/20fam

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 22 responses

  • 50% Hard working
  • 32% Average
  • 18% Diversity
  • 0% School

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 19 responses

  • 47% Work hard and play hard
  • 16% Work hard, get involved with the school.
  • 16% You are provided with all the resources you need
  • 11% Stay out of D hall. I repeat you will get trampled
  • 11% Get involved with a sport or club

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 25 responses

  • 16% I love everything about this school.
  • 76% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 4% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 4% I hate everything about this school.