Union Senior High School

4/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
28
Grades
9-12
Students
2,335
Type
Public
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Academics
4/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This means that most students at this school are not performing at grade level.


Parent tips

Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and explore higher-performing schools in your area to find the best opportunities for your child to succeed.


English
26%
State avg: 39%
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Biology I
64%
State avg: 58%
Geometry
10%
State avg: 22%
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5/10
College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

Worth a deeper look:

This school is about the same as the state average in key measures of college and career readiness, but depending on the state, average can mean only a minority of students are ready for college and career.

(Remember: high graduation rates don't mean much if students are graduating without the coursework and test scores they need to succeed.)


Parent tip

Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
94%
State avg: 90%
ACT participation rate
7%
State avg:
AP course participation
12%
State avg: 16%
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Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Black
49%
White
22%
Hispanic
19%
Asian
10%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
1%
Two or more races
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
12 :1
State avg: 12 :1
Students per counselor
196 :1
State avg: 419 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
12%
State avg: 11%
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28 Reviews
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Neighborhood
2350 North Third St
Union, NJ 07083
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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