Union High School

  • Union High School serves 936 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-69% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 63%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Union High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

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Union High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • Union High School's student population of 936 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students936 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Union High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,073 schools in Missouri (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Union High School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#723 out of 2,073 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Union High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Union High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Missouri by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Union High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Union High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Black
3%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Union High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
96%
72%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Union High School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
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 MO.
Diversity Score0.080.23
This chart display the diversity score of Union High School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85%
89%
This chart display graduation rate of Union High School and public school graduation rate of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Union High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Union High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUNION R-XI School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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I think this school has a lot to offer. I moved here in January of 2011, and this is by far the best school ive ever attented.
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