West Union Attendance Center

1610 St Hwy 30 West
Myrtle, MS 38650
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
West Union Attendance Center serves 684 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
West Union Attendance Center placed in the top 10% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

West Union Attendance Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

West Union Attendance Center's student population of 684 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students684 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

West Union Attendance Center is ranked within the top 10% of all 825 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of West Union Attendance Center is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#61 out of 825 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
4%
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Black
1%
48%
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White
97%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.060.58
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Graduation Rate
80-89%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUnion County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to West Union Attendance Center is Myrtle Attendance Center (6.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oxford Elementary School (5.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oxford Oxford Elementary School
    Grades: 1-2 | 576 students
    5.0 miles
    1637 Highway 30 East
    Oxford, MS 38655
    (662) 234-3497
    5 1-2 576
  • Myrtle Myrtle Attendance Center Math: 57% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-12 | 703 students
    6.7 miles
    1008 Hawk Avenue
    Myrtle, MS 38650
    (662) 988-2416
    6.7 PK-12 703
  • New Albany Ingomar Attendance Center Math: 53% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-12 | 678 students
    8.2 miles
    1384 Cr 101
    New Albany, MS 38652
    (662) 534-5463
    8.2 PK-12 678
  • New Albany New Albany Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,114 student
    9.4 miles
    874 Sam T. Barkley Dr.
    New Albany, MS 38652
    (662) 534-1840
    9.4 PK-5 1,114
  • New Albany New Albany Middle School Math: 54% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 479 students
    9.4 miles
    400 Apple Street
    New Albany, MS 38652
    (662) 534-1820
    9.4 6-8 479

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