506 Fletcher Drive
Nampa, ID 83686
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Union High School serves 143 students in grades 8-12.
Union High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Idaho state average of 55%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Idaho state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Enrollment: 143 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 50-59% (Btm 50% in ID)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

School Overview

Union High School's student population of 143 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 8-12
Total Students
143 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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School Rankings

Union High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 682 schools in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Union High School is 0.46, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (ID)
Overall Testing Rank
#531 out of 682 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
28%
19%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
68%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.46
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Graduation Rate
50-59%
79%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
25%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 45% ID state average), while 40-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 55% ID state average).

What is the graduation rate of Union High School?

The graduation rate of Union High School is 50-59%, which is lower than the Idaho state average of 79%.

How many students attend Union High School?

143 students attend Union High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

68% of Union High School students are White, 28% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Union High School?

Union High School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Idaho state average of 17:1.

What grades does Union High School offer ?

Union High School offers enrollment in grades 8-12

School Calendar

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Event
Date
Spring Break (Events)
March 27, 2023 (Monday)
Spring Break (Events)
March 28, 2023 (Tuesday)
Spring Break (Events)
March 29, 2023 (Wednesday)
Spring Break (Events)
March 30, 2023 (Thursday)
Spring Break (Events)
March 31, 2023 (Friday)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Enrollment: 143 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 50-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

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