Union School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 2,322 students in Union School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Florida.
Public Schools in Union School District have an average math proficiency score of 73% (versus the Florida public school average of 59%), and reading proficiency score of 62% (versus the 56% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Union School District are Lake Butler Elementary School, Lake Butler Middle School and Union County High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Union School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Florida.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Florida public school average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Union School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Florida for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Union School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (FL)
# Schools
7 Schools
4,229 Schools
# Students
2,322 Students
2,781,051 Students
# Teachers
152 Teachers
159,769 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Union School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 73 school districts in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (FL)
Overall District Rank
#10 out of 73 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Union  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
59%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Union  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Union  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
80-84%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Union  School District and public school graduation rate of FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.36
0.70
# American Indian Students
3 Students
7,460 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
5 Students
78,576 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
93 Students
972,347 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
35%
# Black Students
274 Students
597,729 Students
% Black Students
12%
22%
# White Students
1,839 Students
1,012,770 Students
% White Students
79%
36%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
4,723 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
107 Students
107,206 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
45
49,807
# Students in K Grade:
214
185,727
# Students in 1st Grade:
201
199,807
# Students in 2nd Grade:
187
201,304
# Students in 3rd Grade:
175
205,883
# Students in 4th Grade:
175
214,349
# Students in 5th Grade:
161
207,420
# Students in 6th Grade:
164
215,789
# Students in 7th Grade:
173
222,728
# Students in 8th Grade:
207
219,983
# Students in 9th Grade:
161
227,484
# Students in 10th Grade:
167
218,862
# Students in 11th Grade:
152
208,817
# Students in 12th Grade:
140
203,091
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $9,662 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,996. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,331 is less than the state median of $12,834. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (FL)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$22 MM
$143 MM
This chart display total revenue of Union  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$22 MM
$153 MM
This chart display total spending of Union  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$9,662
$11,996
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Union  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$9,331
$12,834
This chart display average spending per public school student in Union  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Union School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lake Butler Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
800 Sw 6th St
Lake Butler, FL 32054
(352) 448-5302
Grades: PK-4
| 997 students
Rank: #22.
Lake Butler Middle School
Math: 76% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
150 Sw 6th St
Lake Butler, FL 32054
(352) 448-5153
Grades: 5-8
| 705 students
Rank: #33.
Union County High School
Math: 55% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1000 S Lake Ave
Lake Butler, FL 32054
(352) 448-5204
Grades: 9-12
| 620 students
55 Sw 6th St
Lake Butler, FL 32054
(386) 496-2045
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
55 Sw 6th St
Lake Butler, FL 32054
(352) 448-5145
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
208 Se 8th St
Live Oak, FL 32064
(352) 448-5145
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
55 Sw 6th St
Lake Butler, FL 32054
(352) 448-5145
Grades: K-12
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Union School District
  • 55 SW 6TH ST, LAKE BUTLER, FL, 32054-2519
  • (352) 448-5051
  • union.k12.fl.us
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 2,322 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Btm 50% in FL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 73% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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