Challenger School-Sandy

  • Celebrating 45 years of learning and fun, Challenger School is an independent private school that focuses on academic excellence, individual achievement, strong logic and thinking skills, and self-reliance.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1963
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Studentsn/a
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
14%
State avg.: 22%

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • Our curriculum focuses on the foundations of knowledge: language arts, math, and logic. Early mastery of these basics prepares students for advanced studies and learning at an accelerated pace.
  • Breathtaking Results - Our uniquely structured classes yield astonishing results in young students. Challenger students achieve scores on average in the 90th percentile on the national Stanford Achievement Test (SAT). This means that our average student outperforms nine out of ten students who take that test. Challenger School offers preschool through eighth grade programs that prepare children to live happily and successfully for their whole lives.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Salt Lake City
    Grades: PK-8 | 354 students
    10.8 miles
    1452 E 2700 S
    Salt Lake City, UT 84106
    (801)486-4895
    10.8 PK-8
    354
  • Salt Lake City
    Grades: NS-6 | 204 students
    12.4 miles
    2416 East 1700 South
    Salt Lake City, UT 84108
    (801)355-1555
    12.4 NS-6
    204
  • Salt Lake City
    Grades: K-12 | 129 students
    6.4 miles
    240 East 5600 South
    Salt Lake City, UT 84107
    (801)266-5521
    6.4 K-12
    129
  • Salt Lake City
    Realms Of Inquiry
    Realms Of Inquiry Photo - Experiential program
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 7-12 | 41 students
    7.7 miles
    4998 S. Galleria Drive
    Salt Lake City, UT 84123
    (801)467-5911
    7.7 7-12
    41
  • Sandy
    Grace Lutheran School
    Grace Lutheran School Photo - Seventh Grade Yearbook class. Computer literacy is a key component to our education. Students Pre-K through 8th grade receive different stages of technology learning, from understanding how to move and click a mouse, to typing proficiency, photo editing, and language arts programs.
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 100 students
    1.6 miles
    1815 E 9800 S
    Sandy, UT 84092
    (801)572-3793
    1.6 PK-8
    100

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The average private school tuition in Utah is $6,936 for elementary schools and $11,103 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Utah is 84% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).