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Union Elementary School

Public | PK-5 | 620 students

 

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Posted July 12, 2010

I am proud of Union being a great school. The staff are well-qualified and they have our children intrest at heart. I give Union all the stars there is to give.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted July 22, 2003

I would like to commend Ms. Spyies, the principal, who is going into her 3rd year at Union. She is a wonderful principal and person. Other wonderful teachers include: Ms. Webb, Mrs. Mathis, Ms. Braswell, Ms. Armstrong, Ms. Partain, Mrs. Giegler, Ms. Phillips, Ms. Baxter, Ms. Thomas and Ms. Moorman. The office staff is also exceptional! Great job, Union!
—Submitted by a parent


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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 86% in 2010.

109 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
69%
Math

The state average for Math was 85% in 2010.

109 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
77%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 92% in 2010.

109 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
84%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Georgia administered the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT) in reading, social studies, science, English language arts and math in grades 3 through 8. The CRCT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Georgia Department of Education

English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 85% in 2010.

98 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
55%
Math

The state average for Math was 87% in 2010.

98 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
65%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 91% in 2010.

98 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
77%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Georgia administered the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT) in reading, social studies, science, English language arts and math in grades 3 through 8. The CRCT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Georgia Department of Education

English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 88% in 2013.

102 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
75%

2012

 
 
72%

2011

 
 
66%

2010

 
 
69%
Math

The state average for Math was 79% in 2013.

98 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
58%

2012

 
 
64%

2011

 
 
66%

2010

 
 
72%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 92% in 2013.

98 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
83%

2012

 
 
68%

2011

 
 
78%

2010

 
 
78%
Science

The state average for Science was 78% in 2013.

102 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
56%

2012

 
 
43%

2011

 
 
53%

2010

 
 
53%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 83% in 2013.

101 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
74%

2012

 
 
46%

2011

 
 
69%

2010

 
 
58%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Georgia administered the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT) in reading, social studies, science, English language arts and math in grades 3 through 8. The CRCT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Georgia Department of Education

English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 90% in 2013.

95 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
74%

2012

 
 
74%

2011

 
 
67%

2010

 
 
64%
Math

The state average for Math was 84% in 2013.

95 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
41%

2012

 
 
37%

2011

 
 
57%

2010

 
 
42%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 93% in 2013.

95 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
78%

2012

 
 
74%

2011

 
 
69%

2010

 
 
58%
Science

The state average for Science was 83% in 2013.

97 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
61%

2012

 
 
58%

2011

 
 
43%

2010

 
 
36%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 81% in 2013.

97 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
55%

2012

 
 
65%

2011

 
 
42%

2010

 
 
28%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Georgia administered the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT) in reading, social studies, science, English language arts and math in grades 3 through 8. The CRCT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Georgia Department of Education

English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 94% in 2013.

80 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
89%

2012

 
 
89%

2011

 
 
79%

2010

 
 
80%
Math

The state average for Math was 90% in 2013.

81 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
84%

2012

 
 
65%

2011

 
 
73%

2010

 
 
60%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 93% in 2013.

79 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
81%

2012

 
 
72%

2011

 
 
76%

2010

 
 
65%
Science

The state average for Science was 80% in 2013.

83 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
58%

2012

 
 
32%

2011

 
 
32%

2010

 
 
39%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 81% in 2013.

84 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
67%

2012

 
 
40%

2011

 
 
35%

2010

 
 
42%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Georgia administered the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT) in reading, social studies, science, English language arts and math in grades 3 through 8. The CRCT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Georgia Department of Education

Writing

The state average for Writing was 80% in 2012.

90 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
58%

2011

 
 
44%

2010

 
 
43%

2009

 
 
44%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2011-2012 Georgia administered the Middle Grades Writing Assessment (MGWA) to students in grades 5 and 8. The MGWA is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Georgia Department of Education

Breaking down the GreatSchools Rating

GreatSchools Ratings for this school are based on 2012-2013 test results. Use the breakdown ratings below to compare types of students at this school. Learn more »


Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Black 95% 37%
White 3% 44%
Two or more races 1% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian 0% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Hispanic 0% 12%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

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School Leader's name
  • Emanuel M Frazier
Fax number
  • (478) 471-5408

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  • Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
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