Union County School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 2,980 students in Union County School District. Union County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Mississippi.
The top ranked public schools in Union County School District are East Union Attendance Center, West Union Attendance Center and Ingomar Attendance Center. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Union County School District have an average math proficiency score of 63% (versus the Mississippi public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 39% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public schools in Mississippi.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Mississippi public school average of 56% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NameUnion County School District
School District Websitehttp://www.union.k12.ms.us
School District Phone Number(662) 534-1960
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MS)
# of Schools4 Schools1,067 Schools
# of Students2,980 Students480,606 Students
# of Teachers184 Teachers31,208 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1

District Comparison

Union County School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 150 school districts in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 88% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#7 out of 150 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Union County   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
43%
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 MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
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 MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
88%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Union County   School District and public school graduation rate of MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.210.58
# of American Indian Students3 Students3,552 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students3 Students5,156 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# of Hispanic Students77 Students17,921 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
4%
# of Black Students202 Students232,056 Students
% Black Students
7%
48%
# of White Students2,644 Students211,366 Students
% White Students
89%
44%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a306 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students51 Students10,249 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1145,730
# of Students in Kindergarten:25136,253
# of Students in 1st Grade:20436,587
# of Students in 2nd Grade:22336,610
# of Students in 3rd Grade:22438,135
# of Students in 4th Grade:23839,071
# of Students in 5th Grade:23639,005
# of Students in 6th Grade:21835,974
# of Students in 7th Grade:20536,060
# of Students in 8th Grade:24235,800
# of Students in 9th Grade:23935,864
# of Students in 10th Grade:17934,503
# of Students in 11th Grade:15932,346
# of Students in 12th Grade:21131,047
# of Ungraded Students:377,621

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $8,273 in this school district is less than the state median of $10,773. The school district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $7,727 is less than the state median of $10,428. The school district spending/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MS)
Total Revenue$25 MM$22 MM
This chart display total revenue of Union County   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$23 MM$21 MM
This chart display total spending of Union County   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,273$10,773
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Union County   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$7,727$10,428
This chart display average spending per public school student in Union County   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Union County School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    East Union Attendance Center Math: 73% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1548 St Hwy 9 South
    Blue Springs, MS 38828
    (662) 534-6920

    Grades: PK-12 | 915 students
  • Rank: #22.
    West Union Attendance Center Math: 68% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1610 St Hwy 30 West
    Myrtle, MS 38650
    (662) 534-6745

    Grades: PK-12 | 684 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Ingomar Attendance Center Math: 53% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1384 Cr 101
    New Albany, MS 38652
    (662) 534-5463

    Grades: PK-12 | 678 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Myrtle Attendance Center Math: 57% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1008 Hawk Avenue
    Myrtle, MS 38650
    (662) 988-2416

    Grades: PK-12 | 703 students
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