Unity Elementary School

  • Unity Elementary School serves 205 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Unity Elementary School's student population of 205 students has grown by 122% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 55% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students205 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Unity Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Unity Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Unity Elementary School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#1111 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
32%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
38%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Unity Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Unity Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Unity Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
95%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Unity Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 IL.
Diversity Score0.100.67
This chart display the diversity score of Unity Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
46%
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 Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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 Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCUSD 4 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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