Union City High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
8.0
Math Proficiency
2.8
Language Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
13:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,423 Students
  • 181 Teachers

Union City High School
2500 KENNEDY BLVD
UNION CITY, NJ 07087

Phone: (201) 348-5400

District: Union City

Overview

At Union City High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Union City High School is 12 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 98 percent. Union City High School is the only high school in the Union City.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Bronze

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 2,423
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 98%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 93%
Full-Time Teachers 181

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Language 83%
Proficient in Math 67%
College Readiness Index 8.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 2,423
Proficient in Language (district average) 83%
Proficient in Math (district average) 67%
College Readiness (district average) 8.0

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