Union Gap School

  • Union Gap School serves 650 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Union Gap School's student population of 650 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students650 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Union Gap School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Union Gap School is 0.35, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#909 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:119:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
79%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
17%
55%
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Two or more races
2%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Union Gap School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.35n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Union Gap School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUnion Gap School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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