Union High School

  • Union High School serves 1,982 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 94% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Union High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Union High School's student population of 1,982 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 86 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,982 students
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Total Classroom Teachers86 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Union High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,028 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Union High School is 0.57, which is less 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 (WA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#605 out of 2028 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
12%
8%
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Hispanic
14%
23%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
63%
54%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
8%
8%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 WA.
Diversity Score0.570.64
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Graduation Rate
93%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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 Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEvergreen School District (Clark) School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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