Utah Keeps Top ACT Spot

In 2013 nine states had all high school juniors take the ACT college entrance exam and Utah students placed first in the nation among that group. In 2014, an even dozen states had full participation in ACT tests. Utah students still hold the highest composite score among those 12 states, according to data released today by ACT. . . . → Read More

State Board June Meeting Agenda

Utah State Board of Education Seal

The Utah State Board of Education will hold a work/study session on Thursday, June 5 and its regular monthly meeting on Friday, June 6 at the Utah State Office of Education, 250 E. 500 South, Salt Lake City. . . . → Read More

2014 Prevention Dimensions Day

Salt Lake City Bees Mascott and students at Spring Mobile Ballpark for Prevention Dimensions Kids Day 2011

The Salt Lake Bees, in conjunction with the Utah State Office of Education, will host Prevention Dimensions Kids’ Day at the Bees vs. Albuquerque Isotopes game on Tuesday, May 20 at 10:35 a.m. . . . → Read More

Utah’s High School Graduation Rate

Utah State Office of Education Logo

With growth across racial, ethnic and socioeconomic lines, Utah’s high school graduation rate rose 3 percent in 2013 to 81 percent. Graduation rate increases were even more pronounced among most the state’s demographic subgroups including: . . . → Read More