Union County High School

  • Union County High School serves 471 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 55%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Union County High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.
  • Union County High School operates within the Union Co/clg Corner Joint School District.
  • Union Co/clg Corner Joint School District's 90-94% graduation rate is higher than the Indiana state average of 85%.

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School Overview

  • Union County High School's student population of 471 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students471 students
Union County High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Union County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers32 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 bottom 50% of all 1767 schools in Indiana (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 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Union County High School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
55%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
64%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
Union County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Hispanic
2%
11%
Union County High School Black Students (2014-2016)
White
96%
69%
Union County High School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
2%
5%
Union County High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsUnion County High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.080.28
Union County High School Diversity Score (1992-2016)
Graduation Rate90-94%
85%
Union County High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
41%
Union County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
Union County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • Union Co/clg Corner Joint School District's student population of 1,423 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 90-94% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $15,930 is higher than the state average of $12,561. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $12,092 is higher than the state average of $10,672. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameUnion Co/clg Corner Joint School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    4
    3
    Number of Students Managed1,4231,398
    Union Co/clg Corner Joint School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    64%
    55%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    71%
    64%
    District Graduation Rate90-94%
    85%
    District Total Revenue$24 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$18 MM$15 MM
    District Revenue / Student$15,930$12,561
    District Spending / Student$12,092$10,672
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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