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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:

  • Jill Lisonbee 801-567-8227  (Secondary Specialist)
  • Kenneth Auld  801-567-8215  (HR Administrator - Secondary Licensed Employees)
  • Stacy Krahenbuhl  801-567-8221 (Elementary Specialist)
  • 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:

School Name Type % Associate Licenses % LEA Specific Licenses % Professional Licenses
Antelope Canyon Elementary 0% 3% 93%
Bastian Elementary 6% 5% 89%
Blackridge Elementary 0% 0% 99%
Bluffdale Elementary 0% 1% 99%
Butterfield Canyon Elementary 0% 4% 96%
Columbia Elementary 0% 7% 93%
Copper Canyon Elementary 1% 3% 96%
Daybreak Elementary 0% 4% 96%
Eastlake Elementary 2% 5% 92%
Elk Meadows Elementary 5% 2% 93%
Falcon Ridge Elementary 1% 6% 90%
Foothills Elementary 4% 2% 94%
Fox Hollow Elementary 0% 8% 92%
Golden Fields Elementary 0% 6% 94%
Hayden Peak Elementary 0% 0% 100%
Heartland Elementary 3% 8% 87%
Herriman Elementary 0% 0% 98%
Jordan Hills Elementary 0% 0% 100%
Jordan Ridge Elementary 2% 2% 95%
Majestic Elementary 0% 4% 92%
Midas Creek Elementary 2% 2% 95%
Monte Vista Elementary 2% 2% 95%
Mountain Point Elementary 0% 11% 86%
Mountain Shadows Elementary 0% 0% 97%
Oakcrest Elementary 3% 3% 95%
Oquirrh Elementary 0% 2% 93%
Ridge View Elementary 3% 5% 92%
Riverside Elementary 2% 2% 94%
Riverton Elementary 1% 0% 96%
Rosamond Elementary 0% 5% 95%
Rose Creek Elementary 0% 0% 98%
Silver Crest Elementary 2% 0% 98%
South Jordan Elementary 0% 2% 98%
Southland Elementary 0% 4% 96%
Terra Linda Elementary 0% 3% 97%
Welby Elementary 0% 4% 94%
West Jordan Elementary 0% 9% 88%
Westland Elementary 0% 4% 96%
Westvale Elementary 0% 3% 97%
Copper Mountain Middle 1% 3% 90%
Elk Ridge Middle 3% 7% 84%
Fort Herriman Middle 0% 0% 93%
Hidden Valley Middle 0% 2% 89%
Joel P. Jensen Middle 0% 2% 89%
Mountain Creek Middle 7% 10% 80%
Oquirrh Hills Middle 1% 3% 86%
South Hills Middle 0% 3% 93%
South Jordan Middle 0% 2% 95%
Sunset Ridge Middle 3% 1% 83%
West Hills Middle 2% 8% 85%
West Jordan Middle 2% 3% 90%
Bingham High 1% 1% 93%
Copper Hills High 2% 3% 91%
Herriman High 2% 0% 94%
Mountain Ridge High 0% 5% 92%
Riverton High 4% 0% 93%
Southpointe Adult High 0% 0% 100%
Valley High 2% 7% 91%
West Jordan High 2% 4% 88%
JATC North Technical 0% 5% 85%
JATC South Technical 0% 18% 74%
Kauri Sue Hamilton Special 0% 6% 91%
Preschool Special 0% 0% 100%
Rivers Edge Special 0% 0% 100%
South Valley Special 0% 0% 100%