Performance Data

  • SUCCESS Academy was chartered in 2005 as a cooperative partnership between the Iron and Washington County School Districts, Southern Utah University, Dixie State University, and the generous support of the Bill and Melinda Gates foundation. In cooperation with the School Land Trust committee, Board of Trustees, students, teachers, parents, and our chartering organizations, the following data was reviewed to identify and focus upon the school's performance over the years.


    ACT Results

    The ACT test provides a general overview of the academic achievement of our students.

  • ACT Report for Senior Class 5 Year Average Class of 2011 Class of 2012 Class of 2013 Class of 2014 Class of 2015
    ACT English 25.67 25 26 26.04 25.6 25.705
    ACT Math 25.61 24.8 26.2 26.86 26.12 24.08
    ACT Reading 25.30 24.8 26.2 25.6 24.89 25
    ACT Science 25.17 24.9 25.6 25.04 25.66 24.64
    ACT Composite 25.52 24.9 26.1 26 25.64 24.97
    Total Tested 49 67 56 45 43 34


  • Percentage Chart of College Readiness Benchmarks

    This chart shows the percentage, by subject, for a student's college readiness according to ACT benchmarks testing. College benchmarks are based upon English 18, Math 22, Reading 21 and Science 24 classes.

  • Percent at Benchmarks Five Year Average Class of 2008 Class of 2009 Class of 2010 Class of 2011 Class of 2012 Class of 2013 Class of 2014 Class of 2015
    ACT Englsh 96% 84% 91% 99% 93% 96% 99% 89% 87%
    ACT Math 84% 47% 79% 87% 76% 88% 87% 94% 83%
    ACT Reading 85% 74% 84% 91% 79% 86% 77% 89% 85%
    ACT Science 66% 42% 59% 64% 67% 75% 68% 99% 62%
    Meeting All Four 60% 42% 53% 58% 58% 63% 61% 67% 56%
    Total Tested 70.80 19 58 67 67 56 79 85 94


  • Collegiate Performance

    This year SUCCESS Academy had 98% (98/100) of students graduate with their Associate of Science degree and their high school diploma.



  • Fall Semester 2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015
    A 35% 36.28% 37.69%
    A- 16% 8.17% 13.76%
    B+ 12% 10.36% 10.08%
    B 11% 11.21% 11.72%
    B- 8% 4.90% 7.46%
    C+ 5% 20.83% 5.52%
    C 6% 5.76% 6.30%
    C- 3% 3.61% 2.23%
    D+ 1% 1.30% 0.87%
    D 1% 1.43% 1.16%
    D- 0.40% 0.40% 0.68%
    F 1% 2.76% 2.13%
    Unofficial Withdrawl 0.10% 0.00% 0.10%
    Withdrawl 0.08% 0.56% 0.29%
    Total Grades 996 949 1032
  • Spring Semester 2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015
    A 29% 36.67% 34.49%
    A- 14% 14.07% 14.17%
    B+ 12% 5.10% 10.45%
    B 13% 10.99% 11.26%
    B- 8% 7.31% 8.10%
    C+ 6% 4.70% 5.75%
    C 6% 5.69% 5.02%
    C- 3% 3.01% 3.00%
    D+ 2% 1.54% 1.86%
    D 1% 1.06% 1.38%
    D- 1% 0.73% 0.65%
    F 2% 1.88% 2.67%
    Unofficial Withdrawl 0% 1.39% 0.49%
    Withdrawl 2.80% 0.57% 0.73%
    Total Grades 1120 1230 1235
  • SUCCESS Academy Enrollment

    SUCCESS Academy continues to grow and grow. Students must fill out an application which then goes into a lottery system to be admitted into SUCCESS Academy.

  • SUCCESS Academy Enrollment Five Year Average 2005-2006 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016
    October 376.4 105 194 268 345 346 336 347 370 375 377 413


  • School Grade

    This year SUCCESS Academy received a "A" grade from the Utah State Office of Education. (The USOE lists both SUU and DSU under SUU SUCCESS, but the data is for both campuses.)



    Screenshot from the USOE website of the a grade for SUCCESS Academy. High School Grade: A. pOINTS 651/900 72%. All students participation rate: 100%. Below Proficient Participation Rate: 100%. Proficiency: Language arts 75/100, Math 82/100, Science 73/100. Growth: language arts 24/50, math 35/50, science 26/50. Below Proficient: language arts 24/50, math 48/50, science 29/50. college and career readiness: Graduation: 145/150, act 90/150.


  • School SAGE Testing Results

    SUCCESS Academy scored very well in all three categories of SAGE testing for 2015. In Mathematics, SUCCESS is first in the state of Utah. For Language Arts, SUCCESS is 4th in the state.



    Screenshot from the USOE website of the SAGE test results for SUCCESS Academy. sage results for success suu: language arts 75%, math 81%, science 73%. SAGE Results for SUCCESS ACADEMY by Demographic Group
Demographic Categories	Language Arts
% Prof	Mathematics
% Prof	Science
% Prof
All Students	63.4%	76.0%	78.8%
American Indian	N<10	N<10	N<10
Asian	N<10	N<10	N<10
Caucasian	62.9%	77.4%	80.4%
Hispanic	70%-79%	60%-69%	70%-79%
Multiple Races	N<10	N<10	N<10
Pacific Islander	N<10	N<10	N<10
Female	68.4%	76.9%	73.6%
Male	57.6%	74.7%	84.7%
Economically Disadvantaged	56.9%	64.4%	73.0%
Students with Disabilities	N<10	N<10	N<10
Mobile	N<10	N<10	N<10


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