Realms Of Inquiry

4998 S. Galleria Drive
Murray, UT 84123-0841
Tel: (801)467-5911
Grades: 6-12 | 31 students
Realms of Inquiry was founded in 1972 as a special school for gifted, talented and creative students.
Realms offers a full-day academic curriculum for students in 6th through 12th grade. Our purpose is to provide a challenging, individualized education for students who may have nontraditional learning styles, who need to learn at their own rate, and who want to develop their natural individual talents and interests. Our environment celebrates all that students bring with them: big thinking, curiosity, creativity, and adventure.
Recognizing the importance of the whole person, Realms seeks to challenge and excite students in a wide variety of intellectual pursuits.
We nurture uniqueness and individuality while encouraging ethical behavior.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
AdvancED
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Challenges handled well through small class sizes
Year Founded 1972

Student Body

Total Students 31 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Realms Of Inquiry Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
3%
Average Class Size 10 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,500
Tuition Notes Fees cover books, most project supplies, and field trips, trip consumables and for our 2-3 week international trip, ranging from $2000 to $4000 per year.
% on Financial Aid
20%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,000
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Ashley Alldredge
Admissions Associate Karri Van Tongeren

Sports

Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Climbing, Kayaking, Mountain Biking, Mountaineering, Nordic Skiing, Rock Climbing, SnowboardingAlpine SkiingClimbing,
KayakingMountain Biking,
MountaineeringNordic Skiing,
Rock ClimbingSnowboarding,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Rock Climbing Club Rock Climbing Club,

School Notes

  • Current intelligence testing is recommended by a licensed psychologist.  

Profile last updated: 05/11/2016

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School Reviews

I loved my time at Realms and love being a part of such strong community. The education I received has given me the strength and confidence to tackle every challenge I have faced in my life. I have not only been able to start my own business, go to a excellent college and travel around the world all with the skills and support of the wonderful teachers and staff!
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 02/17/13
Students love learning at Realms. In a safe and encouraging environment they are able to explore, create, build, and grow. Realms provides experiences and opportunities that foster learning and personal growth. Incredible instructors are committed to helping each student succeed. We LOVE Realms!!
- Posted by Parent, 01/31/13
Realms is unique in Utah. It has a very strong focus on learning through experience. Gifted children work with their teachers towards a curriculum that allows them to learn at the rate that is right for them. It has a very small student to teacher ratio and a highly committed faculty. Consider Realms! See them at www.realmsofinquiry.org
- Posted by Parent, 05/01/12

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