Union County High School

Union County High School serves 1,206 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Union County High School operates within the Union 01 School District.
The school district's 60% graduation rate is lower than the SC state average of 67%.

School Overview

The student population of 1206 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,206 students
Union County High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Union County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Union County High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Union County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 16:1
Union County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.49 0.41
Union County High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
50%
51%
Union County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2014)
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.
7%
6%
Union County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,192 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 60% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,159 is less than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,635 is less than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Union 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
8
Number of Students Managed 4,192 4,192
Union 01 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 60% 67%
Union 01 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $42 MM $38 MM
Union 01 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $44 MM $39 MM
Union 01 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,159 $9,366
Union 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,635 $9,666
Union 01 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Union County Career And Technology Center (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sims Middle School (4.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Foster Park Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • UnionFoster Park Elementary School
    1.9 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 535 students901 Arthur Blvd
    UnionSC 29379
    (864)429-1737
    1.9PK-5535
  • UnionMonarch Elementary School
    2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 455 students218 Monarch School Dr
    UnionSC 29379
    (864)429-1733
    2PK-5455
  • UnionUnion County Career And Technology Center
    Vocational School
    2.6 miles | Grades: 9-121165 Lakeside Dr
    UnionSC 29379
    (864)429-1740
    2.69-12n/a
  • BuffaloBuffalo Elementary School
    3.6 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 604 students733 Main St
    BuffaloSC 29321
    (864)429-1730
    3.6PK-5604
  • UnionSims Middle School
    4.6 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 715 students2200 Whitmire Hwy
    UnionSC 29379
    (864)429-1755
    4.66-8715

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