Union County Public School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 11 public middle schools managed by Union County Public School District serving 10,168 students in Waxhaw, North Carolina.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the North Carolina state average of 51%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is more than the state average of 16:1.

Union County Public School District (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Waxhaw Cuthbertson Middle School
    1520 Cuthbertson Rd
    Waxhaw, NC 28173
    (704)296-0107

    Grades: 6-8 | 1234 students
  • Marshville East Union Middle School
    6010 W Marshville Blvd
    Marshville, NC 28103
    (704)290-1540

    Grades: 6-8 | 896 students
  • Waxhaw Marvin Ridge Middle School
    2831 Crane Road
    Waxhaw, NC 28173
    (704)290-1510

    Grades: 6-8 | 1185 students
  • Monroe Monroe Middle School
    601 E Sunset Drive
    Monroe, NC 28112
    (704)296-3120

    Grades: 6-8 | 954 students
  • Monroe Parkwood Middle School
    3219 Parkwood School Rd
    Monroe, NC 28112
    (704)764-2910

    Grades: 6-8 | 994 students
  • Monroe Piedmont Middle School
    2816 Sikes Mill Rd
    Monroe, NC 28110
    (704)296-6350

    Grades: 6-8 | 1036 students
  • Indian Trail Porter Ridge Middle School
    2827 Ridge Road
    Indian Trail, NC 28079
    (704)225-7555

    Grades: 6-8 | 1343 students
  • Waxhaw South Providence Alternative School
    500 South Providence Street
    Waxhaw, NC 28173
    (704)290-1580

    Grades: 6-12 | 110 students
  • Indian Trail Sun Valley Middle School
    1409 Wesley Chapel Rd
    Indian Trail, NC 28079
    (704)296-3009

    Grades: 6-8 | 1325 students
  • Matthews Weddington Middle School
    5903 Deal Road
    Matthews, NC 28104
    (704)814-9772

    Grades: 6-8 | 1012 students
  • Monroe Wolfe School Special Education School
    722 Brewer Drive
    Monroe, NC 28112
    (704)290-1568

    Grades: K-12 | 79 students

Overview

School District NameUnion County Public School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students41,782 students
# of Teachers2,531 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
# of Male Students21,037 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students20,745 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.55
# of American Indian Students90 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students1,448 students
% Asian Students
3%
# of Hispanic Students7,246 students
% Hispanic Students
17%
# of Black Students5,363 students
% Black Students
13%
# of White Students26,367 students
% White Students
63%
# of Hawaiian Students12 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students1,256 students
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:271
# of Students in Kindergarten:2,525
# of Students in 1st Grade:2,805
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2,970
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2,978
# of Students in 4th Grade:3,117
# of Students in 5th Grade:3,194
# of Students in 6th Grade:3,268
# of Students in 7th Grade:3,329
# of Students in 8th Grade:3,450
# of Students in 9th Grade:3,810
# of Students in 10th Grade:3,681
# of Students in 11th Grade:3,331
# of Students in 12th Grade:3,012
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Union County Public School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 272 school districts in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 93% has increased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Union County Public School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Union County Public School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
93%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Union County Public School District and public school graduation rate of NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,195 is higher than the state average of $9,693. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,134 is less than the state average of $9,473. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NC)
Total Revenue$455 MM$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Union County Public School District and average revenue for each school distric in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$371 MM$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Union County Public School District and average spending for each school distric in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,195$9,693
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Union County Public School District and average revenue per public school student in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,134$9,473
This chart display average spending per public school student in Union County Public School District and average spending per public school student in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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