Union County Public Schools

Dr. Andrew Houlihan, Superintendent


  • Read with U: Become a Read with U volunteer and share the love of reading with a first- or second-grade student. UCPS is recruiting volunteers to read with students in person for 30 minutes each week. Your time, commitment and support will help students develop a love for reading and become more confident.

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  • Academic and School Accountability Results: Union County Public Schools (UCPS) and the North Carolina State Board of Education announced academic and school accountability results for the 2022-2023 school year. During the Sept. 6 Union County Board of Education meeting, staff released data for school performance grades, district and grade level proficiency rates, growth, math course rigor, four-year cohort graduation rate and career and college readiness. Read more

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  • 2023-2024 Approved Academic Calendar (Traditional): At the April 4 meeting, the Board of Education approved revised 2023-2024 calendars. Students will begin school on Monday, Aug. 28 and end on Friday, June 7.

    Calendar Highlights:

    • The first day of school is Monday, Aug. 28 
    • The last day of school is Friday, June 7
    • Winter Break for students is Dec. 18, 2023 – Jan. 1, 2024
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