Union County Public Schools - Union County, NC

Below is our ranking of Union County Public Schools:

#2 out of 14North Carolina school systems* in the greater Charlotte metro area in its Overall Ranking.

The ranking above for Union County Public Schools is based on an analysis of district’s students’ end-of-grade and end-of-course test scores, as well as high school SAT scores and student growth data. We compared these numbers to those of other systems in the greater Charlotte area. Click here to see the full list of school systems in the greater Charlotte area.

End-of-grade test scores in grades 3 through 8 tend to be reported consistently by public schools in North Carolina. For the most recently analyzed school year, 57% of students in grades 3 through 8 in the Union County Public Schools district were reading at or above grade level - compared to 46% of students in all Charlotte-area schools analyzed. And for the same time period, 60% of students in grades 3 through 8 in the Union County Public Schools district completed math end-of-grade tests at or above grade level - compared to 46% of students in all Charlotte-area schools analyzed. And as previously noted, high-school-level testing and student growth data were also considered in our rating of this Union County Public Schools district.

#1 out of 14North Carolina school systems* in the greater Charlotte metro area in terms of Student Growth. Union County Public Schools averaged 3.4 in Student Growth.

*Note: We compared 13 Charlotte-area school systems, as well as a composite of 21 local charter schools. The composite of charter schools was included for comparison purposes, to make 14 total systems. However, it should be noted that charter schools are not part of a true school system. Each charter school is independently managed.


End-of-Grade Reading - Grades 3-8
At or Above Grade Level
 57% - Students in Union County Public Schools District
 46% - Average of students in all Charlotte-area public schools

End-of-Grade Math - Grades 3-8
At or Above Grade Level
 60% - Students in Union County Public Schools District
 46% - Average of students in all Charlotte-area public schools

Are you interested in finding out what the best schools among Union schools? Below are ratings of individual public schools of various types in the Union County Public Schools system.

Elementary Schools Rankings (Union County Public Schools)

Rank Elementary School Name City Grades
Served
1 Weddington Elementary School Matthews PK-5
2 Marvin Elementary School Marvin PK-5
3 Rea View Elementary School Waxhaw K-5
4 New Town Elementary School Waxhaw PK-5
5 Sandy Ridge Elementary School Waxhaw K-5
6 Stallings Elementary School Stallings K-5
7 Antioch Elementary School Matthews K-5
8 Kensington Elementary School Waxhaw K-5
9 Unionville Elementary School Monroe PK-5
10 Poplin Elementary School Indian Trail K-5
11 Indian Trail Elementary School Indian Trail PK-5
12 New Salem Elementary School Marshville K-5
13 Shiloh Elementary School Monroe PK-5
14 Fairview Elementary School Monroe PK-5
15 Sun Valley Elementary School Monroe PK-5
16 Wesley Chapel Elementary School Monroe K-5
17 Hemby Bridge Elementary School Indian Trail PK-5
18 Rocky River Elementary School Monroe PK-5
19 Porter Ridge Elementary School Indian Trail PK-5
20 Waxhaw Elementary School Waxhaw PK-5
21 Marshville Elementary School Marshville PK-5
22 Prospect Elementary School Monroe K-5
23 Rock Rest Elementary School Monroe PK-5
24 Western Union Elementary School Waxhaw K-5
25 Union Elementary School Wingate PK-5
26 Sardis Elementary School Monroe PK-5
27 Wingate Elementary School Wingate PK-5
28 Benton Heights Elementary School Monroe PK-5
29 East Elementary School Monroe PK-5
30 Walter Bickett Elementary School Monroe PK-5

Middle Schools Rankings (Union County Public Schools)

Rank Middle School Name City Grades
Served
1 Weddington Middle School Matthews 6-8
2 Marvin Ridge Middle School Waxhaw 6-8
3 Cuthbertson Middle School Waxhaw 6-8
4 Piedmont Middle School Monroe 6-8
5 Porter Ridge Middle School Indian Trail 6-8
6 Sun Valley Middle School Indian Trail 6-8
7 Parkwood Middle School Monroe 6-8
8 East Union Middle School Marshville 6-8
9 Monroe Middle School Monroe 6-8
10 South Providence School Waxhaw 6-12

High Schools Rankings (Union County Public Schools)

Rank High School Name City Grades
Served
1 Marvin Ridge High School Waxhaw 9-12
2 Union County Early College Monroe 9-13
3 Central Academy of Technology Monroe 9-12
4 Weddington High School Matthews 9-12
5 Cuthbertson High School Waxhaw 9-12
6 Piedmont High School Monroe 9-12
7 Parkwood High School Monroe 9-12
8 Porter Ridge High School Indian Trail 9-12
9 Sun Valley High School Monroe 9-12
10 Forest Hills High School Marshville 9-12
11 Monroe High School Monroe 9-12

School test scores, student data and teacher data are from North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI) information for the 2012-2013 school year. Rankings were developed by CarolinaSchoolHub.





 
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