Unity Drive Kindergarten-pre K Center

11 Unity Dr
Centereach, NY 11720
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Unity Drive Kindergarten-pre K Center serves 519 students in grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Unity Drive Kindergarten-pre K Center's student population of 519 students has declined by 38% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Total Students519 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Unity Drive Kindergarten-pre K Center is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
8%
9%
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Hispanic
27%
27%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
60%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.570.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMiddle Country Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Unity Drive Kindergarten-pre K Center is Centereach High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Dawnwood Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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