Unity High School

1127 County Road 800 N

Tolono, IL 61880

Tel: (217)485-6230
  • Unity High School serves 499 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 51%.
  • Unity High School operates within the Tolono Cusd 7 School District.
  • Tolono Cusd 7 School District's 89% graduation rate is higher than the IL state average of 88%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 499 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 499 students
Unity High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Unity High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Unity High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Unity High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Unity High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Unity High School Asian Students (2002-2014)
Hispanic
n/a
25%
Unity High School Black Students (2009-2013)
Black
n/a
17%
Unity High School Black Students (2002-2012)
White
96%
49%
Unity High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Unity High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Unity High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Unity High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL 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.
0.08 0.31
Unity High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
21%
52%
Unity High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
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.
3%
2%
Unity High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Tolono Cusd 7 School District's student population of 1,694 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 94% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,820 in this district is less than the state average of $16,005. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,469 is less than the state average of $14,988. The district spending/student has grown by 31% over four years.
School District Name Tolono Cusd 7 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,694 753
Tolono Cusd 7 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 89% 88%
Tolono Cusd 7 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $20 MM $12 MM
Tolono Cusd 7 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $20 MM $11 MM
Tolono Cusd 7 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,820 $16,005
Tolono Cusd 7 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,469 $14,988
Tolono Cusd 7 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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  • TolonoUnity Junior High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 415 students
    0.1 miles
    1121 County Road 800 N
    TolonoIL 61880
    (217)485-6735
    0.16-8415
  • TolonoUnity West Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 471 students
    2.2 miles
    1035 County Road 600 N
    TolonoIL 61880
    (217)485-3918
    2.2PK-5471
  • PhiloUnity East Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 309 students
    5.5 miles
    1638 County Road 1000 N
    PhiloIL 61864
    (217)684-5218
    5.5PK-5309
  • ChampaignVernon L Barkstall Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 475 students
    5.6 miles
    2201 Hallbeck Dr
    ChampaignIL 61822
    (217)373-5580
    5.6KG-5475
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    Grades: KG-5 | 469 students
    6.8 miles
    1801 S Prospect Ave
    ChampaignIL 61820
    (217)351-3807
    6.8KG-5469

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