Union Elementary School

  • Union Elementary School serves 499 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 32% (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 24% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Union Elementary School's student population of 499 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students499 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Union Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Union Elementary School is 0.17, which is less 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#1909 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
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 Ratio20:116:1
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American Indian
91%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
17%
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Black
5%
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
2%
49%
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Two or more races
1%
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 Score0.170.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
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 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePublic s of Robeson County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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    3.3 miles
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    (910)522-5013
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  • Pembroke Purnell Swett High School
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    3.6 miles
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    4.1 miles
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  • Lumberton Cis Academy Charter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 115 students
    4.3 miles
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  • Rowland South Robeson High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 467 students
    6.3 miles
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