Unity Elementary School

Tel: (770)927-6488
Grades: PK-5

455 students

Unity Elementary School serves 455 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 56%.
Unity Elementary School operates within the Meriwether County School District.

Overview

The student population of 455 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 455 students
Unity Elementary School Total Students (2000-2013)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Unity Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2000-2013)
Students by Grade Unity Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Unity Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2000-2013)
Hispanic
5%
13%
Unity Elementary School Hispanic (2000-2013)
Black
50%
37%
Unity Elementary School Black (2000-2013)
White
44%
44%
Unity Elementary School White (2000-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Unity Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Unity Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.56 0.40
Unity Elementary School Diversity Score (2000-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
73%
52%
Unity Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
7%
Unity Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,197 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
School District Name Meriwether County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
5
Number of Students Managed 3,197 3,688
District Total Revenue $38 MM n/a
District Spending $39 MM n/a
District Revenue / Student $11,016 $0
Meriwether County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,337 $0
Meriwether County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Greenville High School (11.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Coweta Middle School (10.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Glanton Elementary School (5.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • GrantvilleGlanton Elementary School
    5725 Hwy 29
    GrantvilleGA 30220
    (770)583-2873
    5.3 mi | 368 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MorelandMoreland Elementary School
    145 Railroad St
    MorelandGA 30259
    (770)254-2875
    5.5 mi | 479 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • SharpsburgPoplar Road Elementary School
    2925 Poplar Rd
    SharpsburgGA 30277
    (770)254-2740
    9.9 mi | 637 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HogansvilleHogansville Elementary School
    611 East Main St
    HogansvilleGA 30230
    (706)812-7990
    9.9 mi | 441 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • SenoiaEastside Elementary School
    1225 Eastside School Rd
    SenoiaGA 30276
    (770)599-6621
    10.2 mi | 530 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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