Union County High School

  • Union County High School serves 1,158 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • Union County High School operates within the Union 01 School District.
  • Union 01 School District's 60% graduation rate is lower than the SC state average of 67%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1158 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,158 students
Union County High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Union County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
Union County High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeUnion County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio21:116:1
Union County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Union County High School Asian Students (2004-2010)
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Union County High School Black Students (2009-2014)
Black
42%
35%
Union County High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
58%
52%
Union County High School White Students (1990-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.490.61
Union County High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
53%
50%
Union County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
5%
Union County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Union 01 School District's student population of 4,160 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 60% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,077 is higher than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,601 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District NameUnion 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
6
Number of Students Managed4,1603,454
Union 01 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate60%67%
Union 01 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$42 MM$38 MM
Union 01 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$44 MM$39 MM
Union 01 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,077$9,366
Union 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,601$9,666
Union 01 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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