Union Grove High School

120 E Lake Rd
Mcdonough, GA 30252
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 1,592 students in grades 9-12, Union Grove High School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Georgia state average of 39%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 63% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,592 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • : 91% (Top 50% in GA)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Union Grove High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Union Grove High School's student population of 1,592 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 85 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,592 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
85 teachers
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School Rankings

Union Grove High School ranks within the top 50% of all 2,168 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Union Grove High School is 0.66, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
#1036 out of 2168 schools
(Top 50%)
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20-24%
36%
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35-39%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
9%
18%
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Black
47%
36%
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White
33%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.66
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91%
84%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Union Grove High School's ranking?
Union Grove High School is ranked #1036 out of 2,168 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Georgia.
What schools are Union Grove High School often compared to?
Union Grove High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Ola High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% GA state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% GA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Union Grove High School?
The graduation rate of Union Grove High School is 91%, which is higher than the Georgia state average of 84%.
How many students attend Union Grove High School?
1,592 students attend Union Grove High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
47% of Union Grove High School students are Black, 33% of students are White, 9% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Asian, and 5% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Union Grove High School?
Union Grove High School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Union Grove High School offer ?
Union Grove High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Union Grove High School part of?
Union Grove High School is part of Henry County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,592 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • : 91% (Top 50%)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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