Unity West Elementary School

1035 County Rd 600 North,

Tolono, IL, 61880-9738

Tel: (217)485-3918
Grades: PK-5

486 students

Unity West Elementary School serves 486 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Unity West Elementary School operates within the Tolono Cusd 7 School District.

Overview

The student population of 486 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 486 students
Unity West Elementary School Total Students (2003-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Unity West Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2003-2012)
Students by Grade Unity West Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.95. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Unity West Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2003-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
Unity West Elementary School Asian (2003-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
23%
Black
n/a
19%
Unity West Elementary School Black (2003-2010)
White
91%
50%
Unity West Elementary School White (2003-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Unity West Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Unity West 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.
0.17 0.95
Unity West Elementary School Diversity Score (2003-2012)
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.
10%
23%
Unity West Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2012)
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.
19%
26%
Unity West Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,683 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Tolono Cusd 7 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,683 949
Tolono Cusd 7 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $16 MM $10 MM
District Spending $14 MM $10 MM
Tolono Cusd 7 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,648 $10,546
Tolono Cusd 7 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,730 $10,416
Tolono Cusd 7 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Unity High School (2.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Unity Junior High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Unity East Elementary School (7.3 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Tolono Unity Junior High School
    1121 County Rd 800 North
    Tolono , IL , 61880
    (217)485-6735
    2.2  mi  |  393  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Tolono Unity High School
    1127 County Rd 800 North
    Tolono , IL , 61880
    (217)485-6230
    2.2  mi  |  482  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Philo Unity East Elementary School
    1638 County Rd 1000 North
    Philo , IL , 61864
    (217)684-5218
    7.3  mi  |  322  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Champaign Vernon L Barkstall Elementary School
    2201 Hallbeck Dr
    Champaign , IL , 61822
    (217)373-5580
    7.4  mi  |  424  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Champaign Robeson Elementary School
    2501 Southmoor Dr
    Champaign , IL , 61821
    (217)351-3884
    8.7  mi  |  512  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Champaign County, IL public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.54, which is lower than the Illinois average of 0.95. The most diverse school district in Champaign County is Champaign Cusd 4 School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.