Union Mine High

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,002
Best High School in California
#174
 Rating 8 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District El Dorado Union High
Type Public
 Phone (530)621-4003
 Location 6530 Koki Ln.
El Dorado, CA 95623
Charter School No

Union Mine High has an academic rating well above the average for California high schools based on its high test performance and average AP course participation. It is ranked 174th in the best public high schools in California.

Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.

Racial Demographics

The Union Mine High student body is mostly White with a smaller Hispanic population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White73.9%740
Black1.1%11
Hispanic16.7%167
Asian Pacific0.9%9
Native American Indian1.2%12
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.8%8
Two or more races5.5%55

Family Income

vs. other California high schools
Upper 20.4%

23.1% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California high school median of 48.5%. By this measure, Union Mine High students are largely upper income and rank 259th in California for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman233
Sophomore273
Junior288
Senior208
Total1,002

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
60%
Rank in California
204th
Rating
8 out of 10

Students at Union Mine High scored an average 60% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is well above the state high school median of 42% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 17% of California high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls40% to 44%*75% to 79%*
Boys50% to 54%*70% to 74%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islanderless than 50%*50% or more*
Blacksuppressed*suppressed*
Hispanic20% to 29%*60% to 69%*
Multiracialless than 50%*50% or more*
White50% to 54%*75% to 79%*
With Disabilites20% or less*20% or less*
Limited Englishsuppressed*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1148

The average SAT score for Union Mine High students in 2016 was 1148.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
38%
Rank in California
274th
Rating
7 out of 10

188 out of 496 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (38%). College admission testing participation is somewhat above the California median rate of 29% and in the top 29% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
21%
AP Pass Rank in California
188th
AP Pass Rate Rating
7 out of 10

Union Mine High offers 14 AP courses. 21 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 51% percentile and about equal to the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Union Mine High had 167 taking AP exams with a 134 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 79% percentile and well above the California state median of 55 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 80% 55%
Students enrolled in an AP class 21% 21%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 9%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 7%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 17%
AP Courses Offered 14

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate12%14%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate14%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate10%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students2.7%29
Boys3.3%18
Girls2.1%11
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students1%11
Boys1.3%7
Girls0.8%4

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students7.3%79
Boys9.9%54
Girls4.7%25
California Median0.3%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1.9%20
Boys2.2%12
Girls1.5%8

Location

Union Mine High
6530 Koki Ln.
El Dorado, CA
95623
(530)621-4003

9 out of 10 1

District

El Dorado Union High
Placerville, CA