4033 S Illinois Ave
Carbondale, IL 62903
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Unity Point Elementary School serves 682 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Unity Point Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Unity Point Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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School Overview

Unity Point Elementary School's student population of 682 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
682 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
53 teachers
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School Rankings

Unity Point Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Unity Point Elementary School is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1010 out of 3655 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
11%
5%
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Hispanic
7%
26%
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Black
15%
17%
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White
63%
48%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.57
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 682 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.57 (Top 50%)

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