Union County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 25 public preschools serving 14,809 students in Union County School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public pre schools in North Carolina.
Public Preschools in Union County School District have an average math proficiency score of 58% (versus the North Carolina public pre school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 42% statewide average).
The top ranked public preschools in Union County School District are Weddington Elementary School, Marvin Elementary School and New Town Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the North Carolina public preschool average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Union County School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 13
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NC)
# Schools
25 Schools
951 Schools
# Students
14,809 Students
474,563 Students
# Teachers
1,015 Teachers
32,134 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Union County School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 102 school districts in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 93% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NC)
Overall District Rank
#43 out of 305 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Union County   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
42%
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 NC by year, with the latest 2018-19 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   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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
93%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Union County   School District and public school graduation rate of NC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.63
0.70
# American Indian Students
24 Students
7,858 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
2%
# Asian Students
606 Students
15,423 Students
% Asian Students
4%
3%
# Hispanic Students
3,410 Students
97,820 Students
% Hispanic Students
23%
21%
# Black Students
2,060 Students
125,172 Students
% Black Students
14%
26%
# White Students
8,133 Students
206,541 Students
% White Students
55%
44%
# Hawaiian Students
7 Students
652 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
569 Students
21,097 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
273
18,506
# Students in K Grade:
2,136
74,899
# Students in 1st Grade:
2,203
74,797
# Students in 2nd Grade:
2,362
74,867
# Students in 3rd Grade:
2,562
74,986
# Students in 4th Grade:
2,586
74,100
# Students in 5th Grade:
2,687
70,636
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
5,119
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
3,190
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
2,863
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
105
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
95
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
129
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
271
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $9,312 in this school district is less than the state median of $9,419. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,484 is less than the state median of $9,637. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NC)
Total Revenue
$387 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Union County   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$394 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Union County   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$9,312
$9,419
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 NC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$9,484
$9,637
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 NC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Union County School District Public Preschools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Weddington Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3927 Twelve Mile Creek Road
Matthews, NC 28104
(704) 849-7238
Grades: PK-5
| 842 students
Rank: #22.
Marvin Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
9700 Marvin School Rd
Waxhaw, NC 28173
(704) 843-5399
Grades: PK-5
| 625 students
Rank: #33.
New Town Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1100 Waxhaw-indian Tr. Rd.
Waxhaw, NC 28173
(704) 290-1525
Grades: PK-5
| 955 students
Rank: #44.
Sandy Ridge Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
10101 Waxhaw Manor Drive
Waxhaw, NC 28173
(704) 290-1505
Grades: PK-5
| 513 students
Rank: #55.
Kensington Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8701 Kensington Drive
Waxhaw, NC 28173
(704) 290-1500
Grades: PK-5
| 770 students
Rank: #66.
Poplin Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5627 Poplin Rd
Indian Trail, NC 28079
(704) 296-0320
Grades: PK-5
| 752 students
Rank: #77.
Unionville Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4511 Unionville Rd
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 296-3055
Grades: PK-5
| 685 students
Rank: #88.
Hemby Bridge Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6701 Indian Trl-fairview Rd
Indian Trail, NC 28079
(704) 296-6352
Grades: PK-5
| 486 students
Rank: #99.
Fairview Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
110 Clontz Road
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 753-2800
Grades: PK-5
| 487 students
Rank: #1010.
Sun Valley Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5200 Rogers Rd
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 290-1559
Grades: PK-5
| 585 students
Rank: #1111.
Shiloh Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5210 Rogers Rd
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 296-3035
Grades: PK-5
| 490 students
Rank: #1212.
Sardis Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4416 Sardis Church Road
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 882-4303
Grades: PK-5
| 531 students
Rank: #1313.
New Salem Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6106 Hwy 205
Marshville, NC 28103
(704) 385-9430
Grades: PK-5
| 294 students
Rank: #1414.
Indian Trail Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
200 Education Rd
Indian Trail, NC 28079
(704) 296-3095
Grades: PK-5
| 599 students
Rank: #1515.
Western Union Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4111 Western Union Sch Rd
Waxhaw, NC 28173
(704) 843-2153
Grades: PK-5
| 611 students
Rank: #1616.
Rocky River Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
500 N. Rocky River Road
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 290-1523
Grades: PK-5
| 698 students
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Rock Rest Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
814 Old Pageland-monroe Rd
Monroe, NC 28112
(704) 290-1513
Grades: PK-5
| 596 students
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Waxhaw Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1101 Old Providence Rd
Waxhaw, NC 28173
(704) 290-1590
Grades: PK-5
| 632 students
Rank: #1919.
Porter Ridge Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2843 Ridge Road
Indian Trail, NC 28079
(704) 289-1965
Grades: PK-5
| 468 students
Rank: #2020.
Union Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5320 White Store Rd
Wingate, NC 28174
(704) 624-5400
Grades: PK-5
| 342 students
Rank: #2121.
Marshville Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
515 North Elm Street
Marshville, NC 28103
(704) 296-6340
Grades: PK-5
| 461 students
Rank: #2222.
Benton Heights Elementary School
Math: 33% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1200 Concord Ave
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 296-3100
Grades: PK-5
| 617 students
Rank: #2323.
Wingate Elementary School
Math: 27% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
301 Bivens Street
Wingate, NC 28174
(704) 233-4045
Grades: PK-5
| 565 students
Rank: #2424.
Walter Bickett Elementary School
Math: 28% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
830 South Ml King Blvd
Monroe, NC 28112
(704) 283-8520
Grades: PK-5
| 684 students
Rank: #2525.
East Elementary School
Math: 23% | Reading: 16%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
515 Elizabeth Ave
Monroe, NC 28112
(704) 296-3110
Grades: PK-5
| 521 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 13
  • Students: 14,809 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 10% in NC)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.63

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