Union County Middle School

  • Union County Middle School serves 452 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Union County Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Union County Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

  • Union County Middle School's student population of 452 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students452 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Union County Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,246 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Union County Middle School is 0.25, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank#531 out of 1246 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
7%
10%
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White
86%
77%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Union County Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.250.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Union County Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky 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, KY Dept. of Education

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