Union Middle School

  • Union Middle School serves 496 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 26% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 49% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Union Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

School Overview

  • Union Middle School's student population of 496 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students496 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Union Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,792 schools in Missouri (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Union Middle School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. 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#1529 out of 1792 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Union Middle 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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Hispanic
2%
6%
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Black
2%
16%
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White
96%
72%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Union Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Missouri by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Union Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.080.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Union Middle 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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