Office of the
State Auditor


Peer School Comparisons

The Peer School Comparisons dashboards display spending and performance for a selected target school and one or more of its peer schools, as defined by the Utah State Board of Education. These visualizationsĀ contain the following performance measures: state testing student proficiency, growth in student proficiency, ACT scores, advanced placement (AP) testing scores, K-3 Acadience Reading scores, and general financial literacy scores. Scatterplots display spending versus performance for the selected target school and all of its peer schools. One-on-one comparisons allow the user to make more detailed comparisons between a target school and one of its peer schools.