Unity Elementary School (pk-6)

  • Unity Elementary School (pk-6) serves 458 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
  • Unity Elementary School (pk-6) operates within the Meriwether County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 458 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-6
Total Students458 students
Unity Elementary School (pk-6) Total Students (2001-2015)
Gender %Unity Elementary School (pk-6) Gender
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
Unity Elementary School (pk-6) Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by GradeUnity Elementary School (pk-6) Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
Unity Elementary School (pk-6) Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2015)
Hispanic
4%
14%
Unity Elementary School (pk-6) Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
45%
37%
Unity Elementary School (pk-6) Black Students (2001-2015)
White
48%
42%
Unity Elementary School (pk-6) White Students (2001-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Unity Elementary School (pk-6) Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Unity Elementary School (pk-6) Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsUnity Elementary School (pk-6) All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownGA 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.
0.570.67
Unity Elementary School (pk-6) Diversity Score (2001-2015)
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.
91%
57%
Unity Elementary School (pk-6) Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2015)
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.
n/a
6%
Unity Elementary School (pk-6) Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2013)

District Comparison

  • Meriwether County School District's student population of 2,996 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,685 is higher than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,977 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District NameMeriwether County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
5
Number of Students Managed2,9963,306
Meriwether County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$36 MM$36 MM
Meriwether County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$34 MM$34 MM
Meriwether County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,685$10,365
Meriwether County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,977$9,935
Meriwether County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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