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35%
  • George Washington Elementary School
  • 3905 New York Ave, Union City
  • Union City School District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 814
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
33%
  • Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School
  • 4507 Hudson Ave, Union City
  • Union City School District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 1,002
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
31%
  • Union City High School
  • 2500 Kennedy Blvd, Union City
  • Union City School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,629
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
31%
  • Emerson Middle School
  • 318 - 18th Street, Union City
  • Union City School District
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,002
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
31%
  • Veterans' Memorial Elementary School
  • 1401 Central Avenue, Union City
  • Union City School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 646
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
30%
  • Jefferson Elementary School
  • 3400 Palisade Avenue, Union City
  • Union City School District
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 374
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
29%
  • Union Hill Middle School
  • 3800 Hudson Ave, Union City
  • Union City School District
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 767
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
28%
  • Robert Waters Elementary School
  • 2800 Summit Ave, Union City
  • Union City School District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 1,115
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
26%
  • Colin Powell Elementary School
  • 1500 New York Avenue, Union City
  • Union City School District
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 882
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
23%
  • Jose Marti Freshman Academy
  • 1800 Summit Ave, Union City
  • Union City School District
  • Grades: 9 - 9 · Students: 659
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
17%
  • Thomas A Edison Elementary School
  • 507 West St, Union City
  • Union City School District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 1,213
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
n/a
  • Eugenio Maria De Hostos Center For Early Childhood Education
  • 2200 Kennedy Blvd, Union City
  • Union City School District
  • Grades: PK - KG · Students: 327
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
n/a
  • Daniel Webster School
  • 2700 Palisade Ave, Union City
  • Weehawken Public School District
  • Grades: PK - 2 · Students: 425
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
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Union City school information

IndexUnion CityNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores28%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:113:116:1
Total public schools111,60479,221
Total private schools1082324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963
The Union City, NJ educational system consists of 11 public schools, 10 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Union City public schools have average test scores of 28% which is 34% lower than than the New Jersey average and 42% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Union City public schools is 12:1, compared to 13:1 in New Jersey and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 70.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 67.2% have completed high school, 18.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Union City

IndexUnion CityNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade70.8%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school67.2%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college36.6%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree22.7%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors18.9%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters5.9%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.7%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.6%1.5%1.3%

There are a total of 11 public schools, 10 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Union City. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Union City, NJ schools is 28%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Union City, NJ, an average of 70.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 67.2% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Union City schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Union City, NJ schools.

Source: The Union City, NJ education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.