Union Central Elementary School

Tel: (318)649-2569
Grades KG-5
208 students
Union Central Elementary School serves 208 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the LA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 54%.
Union Central Elementary School operates within the Caldwell Parish School District.

School Overview

The student population of 208 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 208 students
Union Central Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Union Central Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Union Central Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Union Central Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is less than the state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 16:1
Union Central Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Union Central Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
32%
44%
Union Central Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
63%
46%
Union Central Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Union Central Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
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.
0.50 0.60
Union Central Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
66%
60%
Union Central Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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 (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Caldwell Parish School District's student population of 1,632 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,849 in this district is less than the state average of $13,503. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,378 is less than the state average of $14,322. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Caldwell Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
5
Number of Students Managed 1,632 2,019
Caldwell Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $20 MM $30 MM
Caldwell Parish School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $23 MM $31 MM
Caldwell Parish School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $11,849 $13,503
Caldwell Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $13,378 $14,322
Caldwell Parish School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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 Grades Students
  • ColumbiaCaldwell Parish High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 493 students
    1.4 miles
    163 Spartan Dr
    ColumbiaLA 71418
    (318)649-2750
    1.49-12493
  • ColumbiaCaldwell Parish Junior High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 369 students
    1.4 miles
    114 Trojan Dr
    ColumbiaLA 71418
    (318)649-2340
    1.46-8369
  • ColumbiaColumbia Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 243 students
    1.4 miles
    205 Church St
    ColumbiaLA 71418
    (318)649-2654
    1.4KG-5243
  • ColumbiaPinehill Alternative High SchoolSpecial Education School

    1.7 miles
    132 Hwy 850
    ColumbiaLA 71418
    (318)649-6097
    1.7n/an/a
  • GraysonGrayson Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 319 students
    5.5 miles
    5237 Hwy 126 East
    GraysonLA 71435
    (318)649-2703
    5.5KG-5319

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