Union Area High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
0.4
Math Proficiency
2.8
Reading Proficiency
3.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 253 Students
  • 19 Teachers

Union Area High School
2106 CAMDEN AVE
NEW CASTLE, PA 16101

Phone: (724) 658-4501

District: Union Area School District

Overview

At Union Area High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Union Area High School is 2 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 19 percent. Union Area High School is the only high school in the Union Area School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to 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 253
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 19%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 39%
Full-Time Teachers 19

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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 Reading 84%
Proficient in Math 68%
College Readiness Index 0.4

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Distant Town
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

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 253
Proficient in Reading (district average) 84%
Proficient in Math (district average) 68%
College Readiness (district average) 0.4

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