Union Central Elementary School

Tel: (318)649-2569
Grades: KG-6

216 students

Union Central Elementary School serves 216 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Union Central Elementary School operates within the Caldwell Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 216 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 216 students
Union Central Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Union Central Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Union Central Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 14:1
Union Central Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
4%
Union Central Elementary School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
37%
48%
Union Central Elementary School Black (1990-2012)
White
58%
45%
Union Central Elementary School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Union Central Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Union Central 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.
0.53 0.34
Union Central Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
71%
61%
Union Central Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
5%
7%
Union Central Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,208 students has grown by 28% over five years.
School District Name Caldwell Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
9
Number of Students Managed 2,208 2,337
Caldwell Parish School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $20 MM $33 MM
Caldwell Parish School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $21 MM $33 MM
Caldwell Parish School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,395 $14,187
Caldwell Parish School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,493 $14,076
Caldwell Parish School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Caldwell Parish High School (1.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Caldwell Parish Junior High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Columbia Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Columbia Caldwell Parish Junior High School
    114 Trojan Dr
    Columbia , LA , 71418
    (318)649-2340
    1.4  mi  |  201  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Columbia Caldwell Parish High School
    163 Spartan Dr
    Columbia , LA , 71418
    (318)649-2750
    1.4  mi  |  538  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Columbia Columbia Elementary School
    205 Church St
    Columbia , LA , 71418
    (318)649-2654
    1.4  mi  |  270  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Grayson Grayson Elementary School
    5237 Hwy 126 East
    Grayson , LA , 71435
    (318)649-2703
    5.5  mi  |  278  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Kelly Kelly Elementary School
    3351 Hwy 506 West
    Kelly , LA , 71441
    (318)649-7714
    8.1  mi  |  127  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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