Unity Elementary School

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

454 students

Unity Elementary School serves 454 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Unity Elementary School operates within the Meriwether County School District.

Overview

The student population of 454 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 454 students
Unity Elementary School Total Students (2000-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Unity Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2000-2012)
Students by Grade Unity Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Unity Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2000-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
4%
12%
Unity Elementary School Hispanic (2000-2012)
Black
48%
37%
Unity Elementary School Black (2000-2012)
White
42%
44%
Unity Elementary School White (2000-2012)
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.
0.59 0.66
Unity Elementary School Diversity Score (2000-2012)
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.
61%
51%
Unity Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
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.
10%
7%
Unity Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,210 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
School District Name Meriwether County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
5
Number of Students Managed 3,210 3,298
Meriwether County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $38 MM $34 MM
Meriwether County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $39 MM $36 MM
Meriwether County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,016 $9,939
Meriwether County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,337 $10,367
Meriwether County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (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
  • Moreland Moreland Elementary School
    145 Railroad St
    Moreland , GA , 30259
    (770)254-2875
    4.3  mi  |  484  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Grantville Glanton Elementary School
    5725 Hwy 29
    Grantville , GA , 30220
    (770)583-2873
    4.8  mi  |  379  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Sharpsburg Poplar Road Elementary School
    2925 Poplar Rd
    Sharpsburg , GA , 30277
    (770)254-2740
    9  mi  |  653  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Newnan Welch Elementary School
    240 Mary Freeman Rd
    Newnan , GA , 30265
    (770)254-2597
    9.8  mi  |  885  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Hogansville Hogansville Elementary School
    611 East Main St
    Hogansville , GA , 30230
    (706)812-7990
    10  mi  |  429  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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