West Jordan High School in West Jordan, UT - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    10-12
  • Students
    1,754
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    163 3.6
  • Ranking

West Jordan High School is a public school in West Jordan, Utah. It has 1,754 students in grades 10-12. According to state standards, 65% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 163 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

8136 South 2700 West
West Jordan, UT 84088
(801) 256-5600

Ratings and Reviews
3.6 from 163 reviews
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    • High School Junior
    • 4
    Health & Safety: I feel like it's a pretty great school. There usually isn't anything bad things going on.
    • High School Junior
    • 3
    Food: I feel like there could be a more variety of food.
    • High School Junior
    • 3
    Administration & Policies: I really don't know. I don't usually get in trouble, and neither do my friends.
    • High School Junior
    • 3
    Sports & Fitness: Its okay, we don't have the best fields in the district. I mean we are one of the oldest schools, but the fields are still good enough to play on.
    • High School Junior
    • 4
    Teachers: I feel like it just depends on the teacher you have, everyone has a different opinion. Although, the teachers I have are great, I like what they have taught me.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.00 West Jordan Middle School 1 mi. 953
2.33 Bennion Junior High School 3 mi. 965
2.33 Elk Ridge Middle School 2 mi. 1,422
2.66 South Jordan Middle School 3 mi. 1,559
3.00 Bingham High School 3 mi. 2,388

Around West Jordan High School

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

Gender

Gender
Female 46%
Male 53%

Student Diversity

West Jordan High School United States Bennion Junior High School Bingham High School Elk Ridge Middle School South Jordan Middle School West Jordan Middle School
White 69.0% 51.6% 66.0% 84.0% 80.0% 85.0% 65.0%
Hispanic 20.0% 24.5% 19.0% 5.0% 10.0% 5.0% 24.0%
Multiracial 3.0% 2.6% 0% 3.0% 3.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Asian 1.0% 4.7% 4.0% 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 3.0%
African American 1.0% 15.2% 2.0% 0% 1.0% 1.0% 0%
Pacific Islander 1.0% 0.4% 3.0% 2.0% 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 10 36.0%
Grade 11 34.4%
Grade 12 29.6%

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 17 responses

  • 65% Yes
  • 24% Not sure.
  • 12% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 11 responses

  • 35% English and history teachers are the best
  • 20% All the music teachers
  • 15% Students want to be there
  • 15% The love for our school
  • 15% The art teachers

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 11 responses

  • 46% We aren't the best at sports
  • 23% Dominant religious group t
  • 15% Administration doesn't care about the average kids
  • 15% People aren't extremely friendly

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 11 responses

  • 36% The mascot
  • 18% Students
  • 18% Nicer building and community
  • 9% The teachers
  • 9% Happy environment
  • 9% Sports

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 10 responses

  • 50% It's a great day to be a jaguar
  • 30% It's just high school
  • 20% Average

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 12 responses

  • 75% Get involved
  • 25% Dont get caught in the wrong crowd

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 14% I love everything about this school.
  • 71% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 14% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.