120 E Lake Rd
Mcdonough, GA 30252
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Union Grove High School serves 1,525 students in grades 9-12.
Union Grove High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 62% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,525 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 94% (Top 20% in GA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 20%)
  • 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 1,525 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,525 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
86 teachers
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School Rankings

Union Grove High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#378 out of 2196 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
5%
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Hispanic
7%
17%
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Black
42%
36%
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White
40%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.66
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Graduation Rate
94%
83%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Calendar

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Event
Date
Fall Break
September 19, 2022 (Monday)
Thanksgiving Break - No School
November 21, 2022 (Monday)
Spring Break
April 03, 2023 (Monday)
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,525 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 94% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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