Unity Elementary School (pk-5)

  • Unity Elementary School (pk-5) serves 369 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60%.

Top Placements

Unity Elementary School (pk-5) places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

  • Unity Elementary School (pk-5)'s student population of 369 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students369 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Unity Elementary School (pk-5)
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Unity Elementary School (pk-5)'s student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Unity Elementary School (pk-5) is 0.60, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#1862 out of 2,174 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Unity Elementary School (pk-5) and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Unity Elementary School (pk-5) and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Unity Elementary School (pk-5) and the public school average student teacher ratio of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
15%
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Black
45%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Unity Elementary School (pk-5) and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
45%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Unity Elementary School (pk-5) and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Unity Elementary School (pk-5).This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.600.42
This chart display the diversity score of Unity Elementary School (pk-5) and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Unity Elementary School (pk-5) and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Unity Elementary School (pk-5) and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMeriwether County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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