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Educator Licensing

Licensure is a condition of employment for all certified/licensed positions in Jordan School District. It is the responsibility of the employee to properly obtain and maintain a current license with the state of Utah. Educator licenses and content endorsements are issued by the Utah State Board of Education.

If you have specific questions regarding licensure, please call:

  • Brittany Bauer 801-567-8214  (HR Licensing Specialist)
  • Kenneth Auld  801-567-8215  (HR Administrator - Secondary Licensed Employees)
  • Kim Gibson 801-567-8216 (HR Administrator - Elementary Licensed Employees)

The Utah State Board of Education may grant an educator one of the following education licenses:

  1. Professional Educator License – a license issued to an individual who has demonstrated all of the State established competencies to be an educator.
  2. Associate Educator License – a license issued to an individual who has met a minimum set of educator requirements and is completing all professional educator requirements to receive a Professional Educator License.
  3. Local Education Agency (LEA)-specific Educator License – a license issued to an individual, approved by the local Board of Education, who has met locally defined competencies to be an educator.

An LEA-specific license area or endorsement may include:

  • Out of State and Internationally licensed educators completing Utah licensing requirements.
  • Educators waiting for university license recommendations.
  • Educators with expired Utah licenses.
  • Educators working towards an Associate license area/endorsement.
  • Career and Technical Education educators completing skills testing.
  • Educators waiting to begin a university licensure program.

Schools may employ individuals holding LEA-specific Educator Licenses, as well as Professional and Associate Educator Licenses, as outlined below based on the employee’s FTE:

Location Type Fully Qualified Educators who are teaching under LEA Specific or are not Qualified Educators in an Associate Program to become Professional Qualified
Antelope Canyon Elementary Elementary 96.90% 0.00% 3.10%
Aspen Elementary Elementary 96.30% 3.70% 0.00%
Bastian Elementary Elementary 94.80% 0.00% 5.20%
Bingham High High 88.50% 6.70% 4.80%
Blackridge Elementary Elementary 91.70% 2.10% 6.20%
Bluffdale Elementary Elementary 93.30% 5.30% 1.30%
Butterfield Canyon Elementary Elementary 98.20% 0.00% 1.80%
Columbia Elementary Elementary 92.90% 7.10% 0.00%
Copper Canyon Elementary Elementary 98.40% 0.00% 1.60%
Copper Hills High High 90.90% 3.90% 5.20%
Copper Mountain Middle Middle 87.00% 7.80% 5.20%
Daybreak Elementary Elementary 98.70% 0.00% 1.30%
Eastlake Elementary Elementary 84.30% 13.50% 2.20%
Elk Meadows Elementary Elementary 98.90% 0.00% 1.10%
Elk Ridge Middle Middle 88.30% 11.70% 0.00%
Falcon Ridge Elementary Elementary 95.30% 0.00% 4.70%
Foothills Elementary Elementary 92.00% 4.10% 3.90%
Fort Herriman Middle Middle 87.00% 8.60% 4.30%
Fox Hollow Elementary Elementary 87.70% 10.20% 2.10%
Golden Fields Elementary Elementary 93.40% 0.50% 6.10%
Hayden Peak Elementary Elementary 97.00% 3.00% 0.00%
Heartland Elementary Elementary 88.80% 3.60% 7.50%
Herriman Elementary Elementary 92.60% 6.60% 0.90%
Herriman High High 91.50% 6.40% 2.10%
Hidden Valley Middle Middle 85.40% 9.10% 5.40%
Joel P. Jensen Middle Middle 90.60% 6.20% 3.20%
Jordan Academy for Technology & Careers South Technical 73.10% 16.00% 10.90%
Jordan Academy for Technology and Careers - North Technical 62.50% 33.30% 4.20%
Jordan District District 87.90% 8.50% 3.50%
Jordan Hills Elementary Elementary 97.40% 0.00% 2.60%
Jordan Ridge Elementary Elementary 92.20% 5.10% 2.70%
Kauri Sue Hamilton Special 87.50% 3.60% 8.90%
Kelsey Peak Virtual Middle Middle 96.00% 2.20% 1.70%
Kings Peak High High 91.70% 6.40% 2.00%
Majestic Elementary Elementary 81.50% 18.50% 0.00%
Midas Creek Elementary Elementary 92.90% 0.00% 7.10%
Monte Vista Elementary Elementary 95.70% 2.10% 2.10%
Mountain Creek Middle Middle 91.50% 4.50% 4.10%
Mountain Point Elementary Elementary 88.30% 5.80% 5.80%
Mountain Ridge High High 89.20% 5.90% 5.00%
Mountain Shadows Elementary Elementary 91.50% 8.50% 0.00%
Oak Leaf Elementary Elementary 100.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Oakcrest Elementary Elementary 91.10% 3.40% 5.50%
Oquirrh Elementary Elementary 83.80% 9.90% 6.30%
Oquirrh Hills Middle Middle 91.60% 2.90% 5.40%
Preschool/CDC Special 96.80% 3.20% 0.00%
Ridge View Elementary Elementary 92.40% 4.30% 3.30%
Rivers Edge Special 79.40% 13.70% 6.90%
Riverside Elementary Elementary 90.00% 6.60% 3.40%
Riverton Elementary Elementary 93.80% 4.00% 2.20%
Riverton High High 89.90% 5.80% 4.30%
Rocky Peak Virtual Elementary Elementary 89.60% 6.80% 3.60%
Rosamond Elementary Elementary 93.00% 5.70% 1.30%
Rose Creek Elementary Elementary 84.30% 6.10% 9.60%
Silver Crest Elementary Elementary 95.50% 2.20% 2.20%
South Hills Middle Middle 83.90% 9.40% 6.70%
South Jordan Elementary Elementary 95.00% 1.50% 3.50%
South Jordan Middle Middle 96.70% 3.30% 0.00%
South Valley Special 93.70% 0.00% 6.30%
Southland Elementary Elementary 89.20% 8.10% 2.70%
Southpointe Adult High Alternative 100.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Sunset Ridge Middle Middle 87.10% 5.60% 7.30%
Terra Linda Elementary Elementary 98.50% 0.00% 1.50%
Valley High High 93.90% 6.10% 0.00%
Welby Elementary Elementary 93.40% 0.00% 6.60%
West Hills Middle Middle 83.10% 4.60% 12.20%
West Jordan Elementary Elementary 83.00% 8.00% 9.00%
West Jordan High High 88.80% 7.30% 3.80%
West Jordan Middle Middle 97.20% 2.80% 0.00%
Westland Elementary Elementary 96.40% 3.60% 0.00%
Westvale Elementary Elementary 93.70% 3.90% 2.50%