Union County High School

  • Union County High School serves 606 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 53% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Union County High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.
  • Union County High School operates within the Union School District.
  • Union School District's 70-74% graduation rate is lower than the Florida state average of 82%.

School Overview

  • Union County High School's student population of 606 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students606 students
Union County High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Union County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
Union County High School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeUnion County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Union County High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Union County High School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
54%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
52%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
Union County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
n/a
3%
Union County High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
5%
32%
Union County High School Black Students (1991-2016)
Black
13%
23%
Union County High School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
79%
39%
Union County High School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Union County High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsUnion County High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.360.70
Union County High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Graduation Rate75-79%
82%
Union County High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
48%
Union County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
Union County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Union County High School is Union School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 74 school districts in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Union School District's student population of 2,334 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 70-74% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $8,976 in this district is less than the state average of $12,987. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,744 is less than the state average of $13,734. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
    School District NameUnion School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    8
    22
    Number of Students Managed2,33410,175
    Union School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    68%
    54%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    54%
    52%
    District Graduation Rate70-74%
    82%
    District Total Revenue$21 MM$132 MM
    District Spending$22 MM$140 MM
    District Revenue / Student$8,976$12,987
    District Spending / Student$9,744$13,734
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

    Nearby Public Schools

    • The nearest high school to Union County High School is The Outpost (0.2 miles away)
    • The nearest middle school is The Outpost (0.2 miles away)
    • The nearest elementary school is The Outpost (0.2 miles away)
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