Union Community School

1800 Tremont Blvd Nw, Grand Rapids, MI 49504 | (616) 819-3160
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 52
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 52 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1800 Tremont Nw, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
  • Principal or Admin: Mr. Ed Shalhoup
  • Fax: (616) 819-3205
School Operational Details
  • Alternative School
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 52
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 1.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 52.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 25 (48.1%)
  • Females: 19 (36.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 1 (1.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 42 (80.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 43 (82.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Union Community School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian11.9%
Black1630.8%
Asian--
Hispanic1732.7%
White1019.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Union Community School
  Number Percent
9th Grade713.5%
10th Grade1223.1%
11th Grade2548.1%
12th Grade815.4%
Source: MI Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Union Community School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on MME state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Writing

MME - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201010.0%26.1%50.4%
20094.2%26.0%49.3%
20086.7%23.0%46.2%
 
Reading Test
201030.0%47.7%65.2%
200925.0%40.0%59.9%
200820.0%39.4%61.9%
 
Science Test
201010.0%31.2%57.9%
20094.2%29.0%55.6%
200812.5%28.4%56.6%
 
Social Studies Test
201050.0%60.6%79.4%
200937.5%64.0%81.3%
200855.6%56.6%79.9%
 
English Language Arts Test
20098.3%28.4%52.1%
20086.7%28.4%52.3%
 
Writing Test
20094.2%22.1%43.4%
 
Source: MI Department of Education 2009-2010

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