Granite School District
The Granite School District, located in Salt Lake City, Utah, operates more than 85 schools. With approximately 60,000 students, Granite is one of the largest districts in Utah and is among the largest public districts in the nation. Granite is also one of Utah’s largest employers, with more than 8,000 full and part-time employees.
With a population that is unique in Utah, the Granite School District faces an equally unique set of opportunities and challenges within the classroom.
- 47% of students qualify for Free or Reduced Lunch
- Over 1,500 students qualify for McKinney-Vento, a federal program for those experiencing homelessness
- A majority of Utah's refugees live within Granite School District boundaries
- Over 100 languages & dialects are spoken among our students