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Heritage School

Public | K-6 | 924 students

 
 

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Posted October 6, 2010

I have a son with special needs at this school. All of the teachers and staff involved in his education are amazing. My experience with Heritage has been outstanding.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted May 5, 2010

We bought our first house over 2 years ago, and wanted to find a good school for our kids. We have loved this school! The teachers and staff are Wonderful and the parent involvement is Amazing! There is no PERFECT school, especially with a public school, but our children have had good educational experiences and we have loved all of their teachers so far...........
—Submitted by a parent


Posted July 30, 2008

I have often volunteered at this school, and I find myself more and more impressed with the teachers, principal, and staff. I love knowing that my family members are among such careing people. In particular I had the pleasure in seeing how attentive a third grade teacher was to the class. The kids were pushed educationally, and stimulated artisticly. The school assembly I attended showed how much respect both student and staff had for each other as the children sat so quietly on the floor. The assembly was super as well, and you could tell the teachers and student worked so hard on it. My opinion of this school is extreemly high. It would be a blessing for any family to have kids attend here.


Posted November 29, 2007

Our family just moved here from California and my husband and I were very skeptical about the schools in Utah. I have to say that we are very impressed with the schools in Davis County, and are very impressed with Heritage Elementary. Our children are getting the same level of education they were getting back in California and we couldn't be happier.
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Posted November 16, 2005

We have two children at Heritage and have been very happy with the school. The school has a reputation of high quality teachers, good parent/teacher involvement and our kids have a very good opinion about the school.
—Submitted by a parent


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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Language Arts

The state average for Language Arts was 79% in 2010.

2010

 
 
90%
Math

The state average for Math was 79% in 2010.

2010

 
 
90%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Utah used the Utah Criterion-Referenced Test (CRT) to test students in grades 2 through 11 in Language Arts, in grades 2 through 8 in Math, in grades 4 through 8 in Science and upon completion of certain courses in grades 8 through 11. The CRT is a standards-based testing program, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Utah. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Utah Department of Education

Language Arts

The state average for Language Arts was 79% in 2013.

134 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
85%

2012

 
 
89%

2011

 
 
86%

2010

 
 
98%
Math

The state average for Math was 77% in 2013.

134 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
82%

2012

 
 
88%

2011

 
 
82%

2010

 
 
94%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Utah used the Utah Criterion-Referenced Test (CRT) to test students in grades 2 through 11 in Language Arts, in grades 2 through 8 in Math, in grades 4 through 8 in Science and upon completion of certain courses in grades 8 through 11. The CRT is a standards-based testing program, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Utah. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Utah Department of Education

Language Arts

The state average for Language Arts was 78% in 2013.

126 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
87%

2012

 
 
85%

2011

 
 
93%

2010

 
 
85%
Math

The state average for Math was 79% in 2013.

126 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
90%

2012

 
 
88%

2011

 
 
96%

2010

 
 
85%
Science

The state average for Science was 69% in 2013.

127 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
90%

2012

 
 
86%

2011

 
 
90%

2010

 
 
82%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Utah used the Utah Criterion-Referenced Test (CRT) to test students in grades 2 through 11 in Language Arts, in grades 2 through 8 in Math, in grades 4 through 8 in Science and upon completion of certain courses in grades 8 through 11. The CRT is a standards-based testing program, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Utah. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Utah Department of Education

Language Arts

The state average for Language Arts was 80% in 2013.

125 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
84%

2012

 
 
93%

2011

 
 
84%

2010

 
 
93%
Math

The state average for Math was 80% in 2013.

125 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
90%

2012

 
 
89%

2011

 
 
84%

2010

 
 
91%
Science

The state average for Science was 77% in 2013.

125 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
90%

2012

 
 
93%

2011

 
 
89%

2010

 
 
89%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Utah used the Utah Criterion-Referenced Test (CRT) to test students in grades 2 through 11 in Language Arts, in grades 2 through 8 in Math, in grades 4 through 8 in Science and upon completion of certain courses in grades 8 through 11. The CRT is a standards-based testing program, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Utah. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Utah Department of Education

Language Arts

The state average for Language Arts was 82% in 2013.

126 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
95%

2012

 
 
91%

2011

 
 
89%

2010

 
 
94%
Math

The state average for Math was 77% in 2013.

126 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
94%

2012

 
 
88%

2011

 
 
88%

2010

 
 
86%
Science

The state average for Science was 75% in 2013.

126 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
93%

2012

 
 
88%

2011

 
 
86%

2010

 
 
94%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Utah used the Utah Criterion-Referenced Test (CRT) to test students in grades 2 through 11 in Language Arts, in grades 2 through 8 in Math, in grades 4 through 8 in Science and upon completion of certain courses in grades 8 through 11. The CRT is a standards-based testing program, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Utah. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Utah Department of Education

Algebra I

The state average for Algebra I was 56% in 2010.

2010

 
 
n/a
Pre-Algebra

The state average for Pre-Algebra was 67% in 2010.

2010

 
 
n/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Utah used the Utah Criterion-Referenced Test (CRT) to test students in grades 2 through 11 in Language Arts, in grades 2 through 8 in Math, in grades 4 through 8 in Science and upon completion of certain courses in grades 8 through 11. The CRT is a standards-based testing program, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Utah. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Utah Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 93% 77%
Hispanic 3% 15%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 2%
Black 1% 1%
Two or more races 1% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 2%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 16%N/A48%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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1354 West Weaver Ln
Layton, UT 84041
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