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1600 North Dean Road
Orlando, FL 32825

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(407) 249-6390
(407) 249-4416
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December 30, 2014
This school is small and needs to be updated. There isn't enough parking spaces and pick up is a nightmare. My child is in the 1st grade. Last year was his first year attending UPE. I went to meet and greet the teacher and got my supplies list. Got all the supplies and after attending school for a few weeks, they changed his teachers, so of course I was asked for more supplies by his new teacher. Well this year was the same deal! So what happened to the supplies he bought in? Why do I have to now go out and get additional supplies? Gave $6.00 first week of school for a UPE T-shirt to be used on field trips. Haven't gotten the T-shirt and he has already been on a field trip. Teacher told him it's ok, just wear a clean shirt. Where is the $6.00? I have more similar stories but so you get an idea as to why I don't rate this school high.

- submitted by a parent

July 18, 2011
The Dual Language classes deserve lots of kudos. My major complaint about this school is that teachers expect the parents to do the teaching. It appears to me that many teachers send home the learing plan and expect the parents to instruct their children. Many parents do not have the skill to teach and the child could suffer. When a child is below average in a subject the teacher should focus on that weakness and provide more time for that subject. Union Park is a good school but not a great school

- submitted by a parent
no rating
November 03, 2009
The school is extremely Diversified, the dual language program is a must for tomorrows successful student

- submitted by a parent
no rating
July 10, 2009
Union Park Elementary is a diverse school. My children have excelled while attending Union Park. They have been involved in chorus and the instrumental group. This year Union Park Elementary made the grade of A. This speaks volumes for the efforts of the administrators and the teachers. I am a proud parent of two Union Park students.

- submitted by a parent
no rating
June 18, 2008
Horrible school!!!!!!!! everything is about scores, the students here are just a number not an individual.

- submitted by a parent

July 13, 2006
The school continues to thrive and parent involvement has increased in recent years. The staff and faculty at UPE truly care for our children and it's evident from the moment you step foot on campus with your child and see how many greet you and your child by name and with great enthusiasm! It's Special Needs Staff and Support Staff is truly amazing and I am grateful for their services and support for my son through his entire school career.

- submitted by a parent

April 14, 2006
Union Park Elementary is an awesome school! Our school has excellent teachers and an outstanding reading program!

- submitted by a teacher

September 30, 2005
The school is great. I haven't had any problems with my child attending. The teachers are nice.

- submitted by a parent

April 20, 2005
not thrilled with this school

- submitted by a student

August 16, 2004
We had a child that attended this school from 1st grade to 5th. We have been happy with the school and would not wish that he had attended any other. We have a child that attends kindergarden and hopefully one more that will attend. Kudos to the teachers.

- submitted by a parent

February 22, 2004
I have two children that attend Union Park Elementary School. My youngest child is in 3rd grade this year while my oldest child is ending his stay at Union Park in 5th grade. Three years ago, the discipline problem at Union Park Elementary was to the point of 'inmates running the asylum.' The discipline administered at Union Park today is fair and consistent. The faculty and staff are committed to academic excellence for the children...not teaching to the test! Keep up the good work Mr. King and faculty! Get that 3rd A!

- submitted by a parent

January 24, 2004
This school has disciplined children to the point of bringing even the toughest of 5th graders to tears. Sure, it is an 'A' school, one that teaches to the test rather than the academic needs of the children attending it. Read the ratings of similar 'A' schools and see for yourself if the majority of the entries herein are likely inputs of teachers or parents. This school needs to be seen up close for a true analysis.

- submitted by a parent

August 04, 2003
Union Park has become an atmosphere of learning for all of the children here. The Accelerated Reader Program, CCC, and character building are only a few of the motivational methods used to make it an academic success. The key is the teachers, administration, and PTA working together to provide a positive, disciplined, structured environment for the children. My husband and I are happy to have our daughter here and are even more thrilled to have our little one starting kindergarten this year. Union Park is the only school We want our children to attend!

- submitted by a parent

June 18, 2003
great school and teachers!

- submitted by a community member

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Union Park Elementary School
1600 North Dean Road, Orlando, FL  32825
(407) 249-6390
Last modified Union Park Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 4 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Union Park Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 17 reviews. Top