Superintendent Matthew W. Bennett
Welcome to the Union City Area School District, home of the Bears. Our vision for the school district is to be a highly competitive educational institution that is the heart of our community. Our students are prepared by a highly skilled, caring administration and staff to become successful in a global society. We utilize outstanding community support, comprehensive educational programs, excellent curriculum, dual enrollment, post secondary opportunities and a variety of extra -curricular activities. We prepare our graduates to confidently enter the next phase of their lives.
Our school district is located in scenic Northwest Pennsylvania. Union City is a charming, small town atmosphere with many historical and natural attractions within a close proximity. Union City is located at the junction of US Route State Highway 8 and is just a short distance from Erie, PA.
The district is comprised of an elementary building which houses grades Pre-K through grade 5. Our middle/secondary school is made up of students from grades 6-12. There are approximately 1260 students attending our school system. A total of approximately 102 teachers, 4 principals, 3 guidance counselors, and numerous instructional and support staff keep our district thriving. Our staff realizes the importance of change and recognizes that effective curriculum is constantly being reviewed and updated. The district enhances educational opportunities by providing numerous interscholastic, intramural sports, clubs and activities.
Our schools are the center of our community and host many community events and groups. We enjoy being the hub of the community and benefit from embracing all age groups and interests.
Thank you for taking time to explore our district. Please feel free to contact our offices and/or any of our buildings for additional information.
It is the mission of the Union City Area School District and the community to empower our students to be life-long learners by providing a safe and caring learning environment designed to meet the needs of each individual.