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
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
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
Hispanic
5%
13%
Black
50%
37%
White
44%
44%
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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
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%
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%

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 3,197
District Total Revenue $38 MM $34 MM
District Spending $39 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,016 $9,939
District Spending / Student $11,337 $10,367
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 East Coweta High School (10.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Coweta Middle School (10.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Moreland Elementary School (4.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MorelandMoreland Elementary School
    145 Railroad St
    MorelandGA 30259
    (770)254-2875
    4.3 mi | 479 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • GrantvilleGlanton Elementary School
    5725 Hwy 29
    GrantvilleGA 30220
    (770)583-2873
    4.8 mi | 368 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • SharpsburgPoplar Road Elementary School
    2925 Poplar Rd
    SharpsburgGA 30277
    (770)254-2740
    9 mi | 637 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • NewnanWelch Elementary School
    240 Mary Freeman Rd
    NewnanGA 30265
    (770)254-2597
    9.8 mi | 885 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Newnan8th Grade Campus
    Alternative School
    160 Martin Luther King Dr
    NewnanGA 30263
    (678)423-2000
    Alternative School

    10 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       

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