Union Grove High School

Union Grove High School serves 1,619 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Union Grove High School operates within the Henry County School District.
The school district's 78% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 1619 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 99 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,619 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 99 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Asian
3%
3%
Hispanic
4%
13%
Black
31%
37%
White
60%
44%
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The 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.
0.55 0.40
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
18%
52%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 40,180 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Henry County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
50
5
Number of Students Managed 40,180 3,197
Graduation Rate 78% 66%
District Total Revenue $424 MM $34 MM
District Spending $446 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,621 $9,939
District Spending / Student $11,159 $10,367
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Ola High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ola Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ola Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • McdonoughOla High School
    357 North Ola Rd
    McdonoughGA 30252
    (770)288-3222
    1.4 mi | 1594 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • McdonoughOla Middle School
    353 North Ola Rd
    McdonoughGA 30252
    (770)288-2108
    1.4 mi | 1131 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • McdonoughOla Elementary School
    278 North Ola Rd
    McdonoughGA 30252
    (770)957-5777
    1.5 mi | 918 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • McdonoughTimber Ridge Elementary School
    2825 Hwy 20 East
    McdonoughGA 30252
    (770)288-3237
    3.1 mi | 632 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Locust GroveNew Hope Elementary School
    1655 New Hope Rd
    Locust GroveGA 30248
    (770)898-7362
    4.7 mi | 657 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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