Union Grove Elementary School

  • Union Grove Elementary School serves 219 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90-94% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 82%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 85-89% (which is approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 86%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • Union Grove Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

Top Placements

Union Grove Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

  • Union Grove Elementary School's student population of 219 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students219 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Union Grove Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,251 schools in Alabama (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Union Grove Elementary School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
82%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Union Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
86%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Union Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Union Grove Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Union Grove Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
92%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Union Grove Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Union Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alabama by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Union Grove Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.150.34
This chart display the diversity score of Union Grove Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Union Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Union Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarshall County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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