Union County School District

10 Hughes St.
Blairsville, GA 30512
(District boundaries shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%
For the 2024 school year, there are 4 public elementary schools serving 2,092 students in Union County School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public elementary schools in Georgia.
Public Elementary Schools in Union County School District have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the Georgia public elementary school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 39% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Georgia public elementary school average of 64% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (GA)
# Schools
5 Schools
1,850 Schools
# Students
3,007 Students
1,209,485 Students
# Teachers
210 Teachers
85,483 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Union County School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 220 school districts in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (GA)
#61 out of 221 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Union County  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
37%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Union County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
42%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Union County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
90-94%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Union County  School District and public school graduation rate of GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.17
0.71
# American Indian Students
4 Students
2,440 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
15 Students
53,732 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# Hispanic Students
154 Students
211,895 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
18%
# Black Students
10 Students
441,630 Students
% Black Students
n/a
37%
# White Students
2,739 Students
440,223 Students
% White Students
91%
36%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,234 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
85 Students
57,626 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
135
45,542
# Students in K Grade:
212
120,843
# Students in 1st Grade:
215
122,092
# Students in 2nd Grade:
205
124,141
# Students in 3rd Grade:
189
125,114
# Students in 4th Grade:
215
126,819
# Students in 5th Grade:
220
128,911
# Students in 6th Grade:
227
130,871
# Students in 7th Grade:
217
133,256
# Students in 8th Grade:
237
133,445
# Students in 9th Grade:
257
5,572
# Students in 10th Grade:
253
5,277
# Students in 11th Grade:
212
4,073
# Students in 12th Grade:
213
3,529
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $16,494 is higher than the state median of $14,328. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,083 is less than the state median of $13,453. The school district spending/student has declined by 15% over four school years.
This School District
This State (GA)
Total Revenue
$50 MM
$24,999 MM
This chart display total revenue of Union County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$36 MM
$23,473 MM
This chart display total spending of Union County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$16,494
$14,328
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Union County  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,083
$13,453
This chart display average spending per public school student in Union County  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Union County School District Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Union County Middle School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 44%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
367 Wellborn St
Blairsville, GA 30512
(706) 745-2483
Grades: 6-8
| 666 students
Rank: #22.
Union County Elementary School
(Math: 35% | Reading: 39%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
165 Elementary Way
Blairsville, GA 30512
(706) 745-9615
Grades: 3-5
| 611 students
Rank: #33.
Woody Gap High/elementary School
(Math: 20-29% | Reading: 21-39%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2331 State Highway 60
Suches, GA 30572
(706) 747-2401
Grades: K-12
| 67 students
Rank: n/an/a
592 School Cir
Blairsville, GA 30512
(706) 745-5450
Grades: PK-2
| 748 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 5 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 3,007 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • : 90-94% (Top 30% in GA)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 37% (Top 30%)
  • : 42% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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