Union Academy



Union Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Union Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 136
7 136
8 116
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Union Academy is a public elementary school located in Bartow, FL in the Polk School District. It enrolls 388 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 13.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 388
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 28

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Union Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 205
(53%)
34,787
(48%)
 Male 183
(47%)
37,087
(52%)

Union Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 230
(59%)
31,934
(44%)
 Hispanic 70
(18%)
21,142
(29%)
 Black 55
(14%)
15,027
(21%)
 Two or More 18
(5%)
2,205
(3%)
 Asian 10
(3%)
1,103
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
87
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
376
(1%)

Union Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 243
(63%)
21,318
(30%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 102
(26%)
44,877
(62%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 43
(11%)
5,679
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Union Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.4%) is significantly lower than the state average of 61.9%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Union Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 400
2006 373
2007 360
2008 384
2009 387
2010 404
2011 401
2012 388

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.8
2006 12.9
2007 12.9
2008 11.7
2009 14.3
2010 15
2011 14.9
2012 13.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.2875
2006 0.34316353887399
2007 0.325
2008 0.30989583333333
2009 0.32558139534884
2010 0.34405940594059
2011 0.35162094763092
2012 0.37371134020619

Compare Union Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,390.0% 13.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 37.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

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Bartow, FL
Public 06 - 08 388 13.9:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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