Cottonwood High School

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5715 S 1300 E

Salt Lake City, UT 84121

(385) 646-5264

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Grades: 10 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,450

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Cottonwood High School

i have had two kids go to this school and i do not like it at all! the lunch is so crowded they cannot eat at school, lunch is not long enough to feed that many kids in that amount of time! the teachers do not email me back, i have asked question after question and nothing for a whole year from some! ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/22/14

Was worried about great school ratings but found this school to be far better than neighboring high schools with high ratings. Moved here from a top 50 nationally ranked hs and switched to cottonwood after two years at Olympus which was a very toxic environment with kids who think they have a lot of ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/29/13

This school is amazing! The Administration, teachers, and students are wonderful! Its very diverse, but everyone gets along. It isn't a clicky school and the great majority of students feel accepted. Its a come as you are school, everyone is just chill. The academics, sports, and all other activities ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 01/31/08

Cottonwood is a great school. The students are all so friendly and nice. The sports are great. The drama program is amazing. The Music department is also amazing. Better than most high schools you would see. The teachers are great and there is a wide selection of classes to take. The assemblies are cool ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 10/29/07

I think Cottonwood High is a great school. The teachers really care about these kids and put everything into teaching them. The school has a lot of diversity, this helps these kids to be more accepting of other ethnicities. The principal and staff are incredible and very accessible and will do whatever ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/26/07

I just graduated, and this is a great school. The teachers are excellent, and all of the academic programs are great. The teachers are some of the best, and some students even came from other schools to take classes with the teachers. The teachers are very helpful, and know what they are doing. The AP ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 09/01/05

The quality of academic programs is great. The students have oppurtunities to take many upper level classes. Art, music and sports are readily available to any student--upper levels or lower levels.

Posted by a student on 08/19/05

This is a good academic school. But the students are not taught basic interaction skills.

Posted by a former student on 08/25/03

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Test scores for Cottonwood High School

CRT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2010
Cottonwood High School
Granite School District
* In 2009-2010 Utah used the Utah Criterion-Referenced Test (CRT) to test students in grades 1 through 11 in language arts, in grades 1 through 7 in math, in grades 4 through 9 in science and upon completion of certain courses in grades 8 through 11. The results displayed on GreatSchools profiles are for all grades combined for each subject. 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.

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Salt Lake City schools — Cottonwood High School is located at 5715 S 1300 E, Salt Lake City UT 84121. 5715 S 1300 E is in the 84121 ZIP code in Salt Lake City, UT The school district for Cottonwood High School is the Granite School District. Cottonwood High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 10 - 12.
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