Union Central Elementary School

Tel: (318)649-2569
  • Union Central Elementary School serves 192 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the LA average of 16:1.
  • 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.

School Overview

  • The student population of 192 students has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 192 students
Union Central Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Union Central Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Union Central Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Union Central Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 16:1
Union Central Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
4%
6%
Union Central Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
37%
44%
Union Central Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
58%
45%
Union Central Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Union Central Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Union Central Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Union Central Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown LA 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.
0.53 0.35
Union Central Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
62%
58%
Union Central Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
4%
6%
Union Central Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Caldwell Parish School District's student population of 1,685 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,703 in this district is less than the state average of $15,711. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,519 is less than the state average of $15,475. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Caldwell Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
4
Number of Students Managed 1,685 1,685
Caldwell Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $21 MM $27 MM
Caldwell Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $19 MM $26 MM
Caldwell Parish School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,703 $15,711
Caldwell Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,519 $15,475
Caldwell Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ColumbiaCaldwell Parish High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 544 students
    1.4 miles
    163 Spartan Drive
    ColumbiaLA 71418
    (318)649-2750
    1.49-12544
  • ColumbiaCaldwell Parish Junior High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 387 students
    1.4 miles
    114 Trojan Drive
    ColumbiaLA 71418
    (318)649-2340
    1.46-8387
  • ColumbiaColumbia Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 248 students
    1.4 miles
    P.o. Box 1679
    ColumbiaLA 71418
    (318)649-2654
    1.4KG-5248
  • ColumbiaPinehill Alternative High SchoolSpecial Education School
    Grades: 7-12 | 12 students
    1.7 miles
    132 Hwy 850
    ColumbiaLA 71418
    (318)649-6097
    1.77-1212
  • GraysonGrayson Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 314 students
    5.5 miles
    5237 Highway 126 East
    GraysonLA 71435
    (318)649-2703
    5.5KG-5314

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