School Details

Union High School

Traditional Public School

101 Forest Street

Union, MS 39365

601-774-8257

Overview

Union High School serves 310 students in grades 9-12. This school is a traditional public school and its 2019 accountability rating was B. Per student spending for this school is $9,331.

Grades

9

10

11

12

Performance

B

2019 Accountability Rating
Mississippi Department of Education

Funding

$

Tax-Funded
$9,331/Child

Demographics

Union High School serves 310 students. This high-poverty school body is 72.90% White and 22.58% African-American.

School

Teachers
Total: 28
Student-Teacher Ratio: 9:1
Experienced: 89%
In-Field: 97% 
Principals
Total: 1
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 310

By Grade:

  •       9: 80
  •       10: 79
  •       11: 72
  •       12: 73
  •       Other: 6

By Racial and Ethnic Composition:

  •       African-American: 23%
  •       White: 73%
  •       Other: 5%

District

Teachers
Total: 73
Student-Teacher Ratio: 8:1
Experienced: 88%
In-Field: 97% 
Principals
Total: 3
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 940

By Grade:

  •       Pre-K: 19
  •       K: 63
  •       1: 58
  •       2: 69
  •       3: 63
  •       4: 76
  •       5: 60
  •       6: 65
  •       7: 74
  •       8: 73
  •       9: 80
  •       10: 79
  •       11: 72
  •       12: 73
  •       Other: 16

Community

Newton County

Total Population: 21,018

  •       Males: 10,059
  •       Females: 10,959

Growth: -3.23%
Number of Households: 8,214
Median Income: $49,925

Race/Ethnicity Male Female Total % Change
Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian 6,362 6,576 12,938 -6%
Black or African American 2,947 3,619 6,566 0%
Asian-American 48 57 105 102%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander 4 3 7 133%
Native American and Alaska Native 582 590 1,172 7%
Hispanic American 222 188 410 43%
Two or more races 116 114 230 34%


Performance

Graduate Outcomes

High School Graduation Rate: 85.33%
Post Secondary Enrollment Rate: 79%
Labor Force Participation Rate: 52%

ACT

Composite Average: 19.8 (2021)
Number of Students Taking the ACT: 70 (2021)
Sub-Scores:
English: 20.5
Mathematics: 18.8
Reading: 20.2
Science: 19.3

State Testing

U.S. History Proficiency: 72.6%
Mathematics Proficiency: 66.7%
English Proficiency: 43.7%
Science Proficiency: 57.1%

Discipline

  • In-School Suspensions: <5
  • Out-of-School Suspensions: 109
  • Expulsions: 0
  • Incidents of Violence: <10
  • Referral to Law Enforcement: 0
  • School-Based Arrests: 0

Funding

Union High School is a traditional public school funded by local, state, and federal tax dollars. Per student spending for this school is $9,331.

Total

Per-student Spending: $9,331

State/Local

Per-student Spending: $8,798

Federal

Per-student Spending: $347

Overall Rating

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