1638 Cnty Rd 1000 N
Philo, IL 61864
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Unity East serves 300 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Unity East placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Unity East ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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School Overview

Unity East's student population of 300 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
300 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Unity East is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Unity East is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#640 out of 3655 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
Hispanic
1%
26%
Black
1%
17%
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White
92%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
2%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 300 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.15 (Btm 50%)

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