Union Grove Middle School

101 E Iowa Dr
Harker Heights, TX 76548
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Union Grove Middle School serves 922 students in grades 6-8.
Union Grove Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Union Grove Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Union Grove Middle School's student population of 922 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students922 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

Union Grove Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Union Grove Middle School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#1541 out of 7999 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
24%
52%
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Black
25%
13%
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White
37%
28%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
8%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.740.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKilleen Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Union Grove Middle School is Harker Heights High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Liberty Hill Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mountain View Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Harker Heights Mountain View Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 945 students
    0.2 miles
    500 Mountain Lion Rd
    Harker Heights, TX 76548
    (254) 336-1900
    0.2 PK-5 945
  • Harker Heights Skipcha Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,171 student
    0.8 miles
    515 Prospector Trl
    Harker Heights, TX 76548
    (254) 336-6690
    0.8 PK-5 1,171
  • Harker Heights Harker Heights High School Math: 32% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,550 students
    1.2 miles
    1001 Fm 2410
    Harker Heights, TX 76548
    (254) 336-0800
    1.2 9-12 2,550
  • Killeen Timber Ridge Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,114 student
    1.2 miles
    5402 White Rock Dr
    Killeen, TX 76542
    (254) 336-6630
    1.2 PK-5 1,114
  • Killeen Liberty Hill Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 847 students
    1.6 miles
    4500 Kit Carson Trl
    Killeen, TX 76542
    (254) 336-1370
    1.6 6-8 847

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