Union Elementary School

  • Union Elementary School serves 416 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Union Elementary School's student population of 416 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students416 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Union Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Union Elementary School is 0.51, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#838 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Union Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Union Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
6%
17%
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Black
24%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Union Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
66%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Union Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Union Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.510.46
This chart display the diversity score of Union Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Union Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Union Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCleveland County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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  • Lawndale Burns High School
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