Unity Elementary School (Closed 2014)

525 Park Ave
Lagrange, GA 30240
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Unity Elementary School served 465 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 70-74% (which was lower than the Georgia state average of 83%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 90-94% (which was approximately equal to the Georgia state average of 93%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 93% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students465 students
This chart display total students of Unity Elementary School by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Unity Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
70-74%
83%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Unity Elementary School 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 2012-13 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
90-94%
93%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Unity Elementary School 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Unity Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
3%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Unity Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
85%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Unity Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
7%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Unity Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Unity Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Unity Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score
0.270.69
This chart display the diversity score of Unity Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Unity Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Unity Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTroup County School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Unity Elementary School is Lagrange High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bradfield Center - Ault Academy (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Berta Weathersbee Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lagrange Berta Weathersbee Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 335 students
    0.7 miles
    1200 Forrest Ave
    Lagrange, GA 30240
    (706) 883-1570
    0.7 PK-5 335
  • Lagrange Lagrange High School Math: 44% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,208 student
    1.0 miles
    516 N Greenwood St
    Lagrange, GA 30240
    (706) 883-1590
    1 9-12 1,208
  • Lagrange Ethel W. Kight Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 620 students
    1.3 miles
    75 Gordon Rd
    Lagrange, GA 30240
    (706) 812-7943
    1.3 PK-5 620
  • Lagrange Bradfield Center - Ault Academy Special Education School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-11 | 34 students
    1.4 miles
    1022 E Depot St
    Lagrange, GA 30241
    (706) 884-1717
    1.4 6-11 34
  • Lagrange Hollis Hand Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 602 students
    1.6 miles
    641 Country Club Rd
    Lagrange, GA 30240
    (706) 883-1580
    1.6 PK-5 602
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