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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 2 public schools managed by Union Area SD School District serving 555 students in New Castle, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Union Area SD School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • New Castle Union Area High School
    2106 Camden Ave
    New Castle, PA 16101
    (724)658-4501

    Grades: 9-12 | 202 students
  • New Castle Union Memorial Elementary School
    500 S Scotland Ln
    New Castle, PA 16101
    (724)652-6683

    Grades: PK-5 | 353 students

Overview

School District NameUnion Area SD School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students555 students
# of Teachers49 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
# of Male Students281 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students274 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.28
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students4 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students3 students
% Hispanic Students
1%
# of Black Students82 students
% Black Students
15%
# of White Students466 students
% White Students
83%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Studentsn/a
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:83
# of Students in 1st Grade:48
# of Students in 2nd Grade:58
# of Students in 3rd Grade:54
# of Students in 4th Grade:49
# of Students in 5th Grade:61
# of Students in 6th Grade: -
# of Students in 7th Grade: -
# of Students in 8th Grade: -
# of Students in 9th Grade:55
# of Students in 10th Grade:44
# of Students in 11th Grade:45
# of Students in 12th Grade:58
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Union Area SD School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 663 school districts in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Union Area SD School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Union Area SD School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥90%
86%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $13,120 is higher than the state average of $13,057. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,948 is less than the state average of $12,924. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (PA)
Total Revenue$11 MM$19 MM
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Spending$10 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Union Area SD School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,120$13,057
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Spending / Student$11,948$12,924
This chart display average spending per public school student in Union Area SD School District and average spending per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Union Area SD School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.28, which is higher than the Pennsylvania average of 0.27. The most diverse school in the district is Union Area High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.