Union Township School Corp School District

599 W 300 N Suite A
Valparaiso, IN 46385
(District boundaries shown in map)
10/
10
Top 10%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,407 students in Union Township School Corp School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public schools in Indiana.
Public Schools in Union Township School Corp School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the Indiana public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (versus the 43% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Indiana public school average of 35% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (IN)
# Schools
4 Schools
1,914 Schools
# Students
1,407 Students
1,033,082 Students
# Teachers
96 Teachers
65,168 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Union Township School Corp School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 391 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (IN)
#26 out of 392 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Union Township School Corp  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
52%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Union Township School Corp  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
58%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Union Township School Corp  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
≥95%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Union Township School Corp  School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.31
0.54
# American Indian Students
6 Students
1,734 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
9 Students
28,870 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
173 Students
139,934 Students
% Hispanic Students
12%
14%
# Black Students
30 Students
133,725 Students
% Black Students
2%
13%
# White Students
1,156 Students
673,004 Students
% White Students
82%
65%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
948 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
33 Students
54,867 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
20,813
# Students in K Grade:
101
76,325
# Students in 1st Grade:
94
74,314
# Students in 2nd Grade:
102
75,414
# Students in 3rd Grade:
118
74,063
# Students in 4th Grade:
114
75,161
# Students in 5th Grade:
106
75,204
# Students in 6th Grade:
104
76,895
# Students in 7th Grade:
101
79,253
# Students in 8th Grade:
130
81,588
# Students in 9th Grade:
95
83,530
# Students in 10th Grade:
107
80,978
# Students in 11th Grade:
113
78,799
# Students in 12th Grade:
121
79,154
# Ungraded Students:
1
1,591

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,870 is higher than the state median of $13,179. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,096 is higher than the state median of $12,810. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (IN)
Total Revenue
$20 MM
$13,615 MM
This chart display total revenue of Union Township School Corp  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$20 MM
$13,234 MM
This chart display total spending of Union Township School Corp  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,870
$13,179
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Union Township School Corp  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$14,096
$12,810
This chart display average spending per public school student in Union Township School Corp  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Union Township School Corp School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Union Center Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
272 N 600 W
Valparaiso, IN 46385
(219) 759-2544
Grades: K-5
| 402 students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Wheeler High School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
587 W 300 N
Valparaiso, IN 46385
(219) 759-2561
Grades: 9-12
| 437 students
Rank: #33.
John Simatovich Elementary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
424 W 500 N
Valparaiso, IN 46385
(219) 759-2508
Grades: K-5
| 233 students
Rank: #44.
Union Township Middle School
(Math: 44% | Reading: 57%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
599 W 300 N
Valparaiso, IN 46385
(219) 759-2562
Grades: 6-8
| 335 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Union Township School Corp School District?
Union Township School Corp School District manages 4 public schools serving 1,407 students.
What is the rank of Union Township School Corp School District?
Union Township School Corp School District is ranked #26 out of 391 school districts in Indiana (top 10%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Indiana school districts for: Highest overall rank (Top 10%), Highest math proficiency (Top 10%), Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%) and Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
What is the racial composition of students in Union Township School Corp School District?
82% of Union Township School Corp School District students are White, 12% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Black, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Union Township School Corp School District?
Union Township School Corp School District has a student/teacher ratio of 15:1, which is lower than the Indiana state average of 16:1.
What is Union Township School Corp School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $14,096 is higher than the state median of $12,810. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 4 schools
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 1,407 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • : ≥95% (Top 5% in IN)
  • : Top 10%
  • : 52% (Top 10%)
  • : 58% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

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