Union County Public Schools

All Schools
(10)
High Schools
(3)
Middle Schools
(2)
Elementary
(9)
Pre-K
(3)
There are 10 public schools in Union County, Tennessee, serving 4,464 students.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Tennessee state average of 34%.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Union County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • MaynardvilleBig Ridge Elementary School
    3420 Hickory Valley Rd
    MaynardvilleTN37807
    (865)992-8687
    176 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Maynardville
    Elementary Middle Alternative
    Alternative School
    635 Main St
    MaynardvilleTN37807
    (865)356-8326
    Alternative School

    n/a

     students | Gr. KG-8
  • Maynardville
    H Maynard Middle School
    615 Main
    MaynardvilleTN37807
    (865)992-1030
    683 students | Gr. 6-12
  • LuttrellLuttrell Elementary School
    241 Tazewell
    LuttrellTN37779
    (865)992-3441
    349 students | Gr. PK-8
  • MaynardvilleMaynardville Elementary School
    615 Main
    MaynardvilleTN37807
    (865)992-8391
    394 students | Gr. PK-7
  • Maynardville
    Paulette Elementary School
    1001 Maynardville Hwy
    MaynardvilleTN37807
    (865)745-0517
    426 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Sharps ChapelSharps Chapel Elementary School
    1550 Sharps Chapel
    Sharps ChapelTN37866
    (865)278-3294
    144 students | Gr. PK-8
  • MaynardvilleTennessee Virtual Academy
    115 Wilson Ln
    MaynardvilleTN37807
    (865)992-5466
    1430 students | Gr. KG-8
  • Maynardville
    Union County Alternative Center
    Alternative School
    115 Wilson
    MaynardvilleTN37807
    (865)992-0805
    Alternative School
    28 students | Gr. 6-12
  • Maynardville
    Union County High School
    150 Main
    MaynardvilleTN37807
    (865)992-5232
    834 students | Gr. 9-12

County Statistics

About Union County County Statistics (TN) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 15,600 people 6,238,518 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 9% 18%
Median Household Income $29,923 $38,720
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School-to-Prison Pipeline Persists Despite Local, State and National Efforts
Inadequate funding and resources for schools, harsh zero-tolerance discipline policies, police presence in public schools, and de facto segregation continue to create school environments in which poor and minority students have little chance of succeeding. The result is a continuation of the school-to-prison pipeline that has been commonplace in the American education system for decades, despite federal, state and local efforts to curb the problem.
Did You Know?
Union County, TN public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.54, which is higher than the Tennessee average of 0.5. The most diverse school district in Union County is Union Township School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or in the USA.