11 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Pleasant Grove
Pleasant Grove is a small town in Utah, located in the foothills of the Wasatch Mountains. It is a quiet, peaceful community with a population of around 30,000 people. The town is known for its friendly atmosphere, with many of the locals having lived there for generations.
Pleasant Grove is home to many parks and recreational areas, such as the Utah Valley University, the Pleasant Grove Recreation Center, and the Pleasant Grove City Park. There are also numerous shopping centers, restaurants, and other amenities in the area.
The town is also known for its annual Cherry Days Festival, which is a celebration of the town’s history and heritage. The event includes a parade, live music, carnival rides, and other activities.
Pleasant Grove is a great place to live, work, and raise a family. The town is full of friendly people and offers a great quality of life. Whether you are looking for a quiet place to settle down or a vibrant community to explore, Pleasant Grove is the perfect place for you.
3075 Howsley Rd.
Pleasant Grove, CA 95668
K – 8
Overview Pleasant Grove
Pleasant Grove serves 159 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Pleasant Grove placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).
Verdict on Pleasant Grove
Pleasant Grove is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Pleasant Grove is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.