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.

 

 
 

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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

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Reading

Math

Reading

Math

ReadingMathScienceReadingMathScience

3

87.3

85.5

60

90

74.591.567.476.1

4

90.7

62.8

66.7

87

74.494.97686

5

93.8

81.3

48.8

73.2

85.592.778.279.584.682.1

Overall

90.7

77.8

59.3

83.7

78.792.978.274.182.282.1

 

 
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 17, 2016
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