Union City Elementary School

  • Union City Elementary School serves 837 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 39% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 36%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 28% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Union City Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

Top Placements

Union City Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

  • Union City Elementary School's student population of 837 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students837 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Union City Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,636 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Union City Elementary School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank#784 out of 1636 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
12%
10%
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Black
45%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Union City Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
42%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Union City Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Union City Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.610.54
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Union City Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUnion City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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