Union County Vocational-Technical High School

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Union County Vocational-Technical High School
1776 Raritan Road
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
Type public high school
Established 2002
School district Union County Vocational Technical Schools
Principal Jeffrey Lerner
Faculty 36.1 (on FTE basis)[1]
Grades 9 - 12
Enrollment 312[1] (as of 2012-13)
Student to teacher ratio 8.65:1[1]

The Union County Vocational-Technical High School (UC Tech) is a full-time vocational public high school, located in Scotch Plains in Union county, New Jersey, United States. This school serves students in ninth through twelfth grades from across Union county as a career academy on the Union County Vocational Technical Schools Campus, which also includes the Union County Academy for Allied Health Sciences, Academy for Information Technology, Union County Magnet High School and the Academy for Performing Arts.

As of the 2012-13 school year, the school had an enrollment of 312 students and 36.1 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 8.65:1. There were 41 students (13.1% of enrollment) eligible for free lunch and 19 (6.1% of students) eligible for reduced-cost lunch.[1]

Awards, recognition and rankings[edit]

Schooldigger.com ranked the school tied for 18th out of 381 public high schools statewide in its 2011 rankings (a decrease of 6 positions from the 2010 ranking) which were based on the combined percentage of students classified as proficient or above proficient on the mathematics (98.3%) and language arts literacy (100.0%) components of the High School Proficiency Assessment (HSPA).[2]


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Coordinates: 40°37′07″N 74°21′30″W / 40.618735°N 74.358361°W / 40.618735; -74.358361