• Union Grove Elementary School Profile 
     
    Vision 
    Union Grove Elementary will prepare ALL children to become productive, responsible, independent citizens.
     
     
    Mission 
    Our vision is for 21st century learners to be prepared for the future while embracing and celebrating the rich heritage of our community.
    Union Grove will be a place where school, families, and the community come together to encourage children to chase their dreams and overcome adversity.
     
     
    Demographics

    Union Grove Elementary is located in a rural community about 14 miles north of Statesville, North Carolina off I-77.  Our current enrollment is 230 students.  Our ethnicity is as follows:  83.4% White, 16.4% Hispanic, .2% Multi-racial and .5% Black.  About 64% of our students qualify for free or reduced lunch.

     

     
     
    Program Offerings
    Our curriculum follows the North Carolina Standard Course of Study for Reading, Language Arts, Math, Science, and Social Studies.  It is enhanced by music, art, physical education, computer literacy and media literacy.   Additional programs offered at Union Grove Elementary are Accelerated Math, Accelerated Reading, Robotics, and Battle of the Books.
     

     

    Results

    Union Grove Elementary School has achieved the status of North Carolina School of Progress for the 2009-2010 school year.  This means that 60-80% of students are at grade level.  See Education First NC School Report Card for more information.

     

    2004-2005    Honor School of Excellence with high growth

    2005-2006    School of Distinction with expected growth

    2006-2007    School of Distinction with expected growth
    2007-2008    School of Progress with high growth
    2008-2009    School of Distinction with high growth
    2009-2010    School of Progress with high growth
    2010-2011    School of Progress
     
     
    Grade

    06-07

    06-07

    07-08

    07-08

    08-09 08-09 08-09 09-10 09-10 09-10

     

    Reading

    Math

    Reading

    Math

    Reading Math Science Reading Math Science

    3

    87.3

    85.5

    60

    90

    74.5 91.5   67.4 76.1  

    4

    90.7

    62.8

    66.7

    87

    74.4 94.9   76 86  

    5

    93.8

    81.3

    48.8

    73.2

    85.5 92.7 78.2 79.5 84.6 82.1

    Overall

    90.7

    77.8

    59.3

    83.7

    78.7 92.9 78.2 74.1 82.2 82.1

     

     
    Key Focus for 2010-2011
     
                         High-Student Performance:
    Students will increase math proficiency in Grades 3-5 by 2.6% from 83.4% to 86% on the NC EOG by May 2011. K-2 students will increase percent correct by 1% from 86.9% to 87.9% on their 3rd cycle PA by May 2011.
    Students will increase reading proficiency in Grades 3-5 by 2.5% from 64.3% to 66.8% on the NC EOG by May 2011. K-2 students on grade level for DRAs will increase by 2% from 85% to 87% by May 2011. 
     
    UGE will restructure EC delivery to include more inclusive practices to improve EC student proficiency on the Reading EOG by 2.5% from 24.2% to 26.7% and on the Math EOG by 2.5% from 41.7% to 44.2%.
     

    Contact Information

    Kelley James 

    1314 Sloans Mill Rd.

    Statesville, NC  28689

    Phone (704)539-4354

    kjames@iss.k12.nc.us

     
     
     
Last Modified on October 26, 2017