Unity Elementary School

Unity Elementary School serves 453 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Unity Elementary School operates within the Meriwether County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 453 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 453 students
Unity Elementary School Total Students (2000-2014)
Gender % Unity Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Unity Elementary School Total Teachers (2000-2014)
Students by Grade Unity Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 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 15:1 16:1
Unity Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2000-2014)
Hispanic
4%
13%
Unity Elementary School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
47%
37%
Unity Elementary School Black Students (2000-2014)
White
46%
43%
Unity Elementary School White Students (2000-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Unity Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Unity Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.57 0.40
Unity Elementary School Diversity Score (2000-2014)
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.
73%
56%
Unity Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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.
8%
6%
Unity Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,116 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,938 is higher than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,274 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Meriwether County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
5
Number of Students Managed 3,116 3,213
Meriwether County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $36 MM $36 MM
Meriwether County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $34 MM $34 MM
Meriwether County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,938 $10,365
Meriwether County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,274 $9,935
Meriwether County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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 Grades Students
  • MorelandMoreland Elementary School
    4.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 489 students145 Railroad St
    MorelandGA 30259
    (770)254-2875
    4.3PK-5489
  • GrantvilleGlanton Elementary School
    4.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 367 students5725 Hwy 29
    GrantvilleGA 30220
    (770)583-2873
    4.8PK-5367
  • SharpsburgPoplar Road Elementary School
    9 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 615 students2925 Poplar Rd
    SharpsburgGA 30277
    (770)254-2740
    9PK-5615
  • NewnanWelch Elementary School
    9.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 842 students240 Mary Freeman Rd
    NewnanGA 30265
    (770)254-2597
    9.8PK-5842
  • Newnan8th Grade Campus
    Alternative School
    10 miles160 Martin Luther King Dr
    NewnanGA 30263
    (678)423-2000
    10n/a

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