Union High School

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101 Forest Street
Union, MS 39365
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Union High School serves 260 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-69% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

School Overview

  • Union High School's student population of 260 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students260 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Union High School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Union High School is 0.34, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank#193 out of 840 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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Hispanic
n/a
4%
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Black
21%
49%
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White
79%
43%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Union High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.340.31
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Graduation Rate80-84%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
70%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUnion Public Dist School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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