Union County High School

  • Union County High School serves 836 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Union County High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 61%.

Top Placements

Union County High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

  • Union County High School's student population of 836 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students836 students
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Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Union County High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,185 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Union County High School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#158 out of 2185 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Union County High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
4%
16%
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White
93%
39%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Union County High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.130.69
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Graduation Rate≥95%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Union County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUnion County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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