Unity West Elementary School

1035 County Road 600 N

Tolono, IL 61880

Tel: (217)485-3918
  • Unity West Elementary School serves 471 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 51%.
  • Unity West Elementary School operates within the Tolono Cusd 7 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 471 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 471 students
Unity West Elementary School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender % Unity West Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Unity West Elementary School Total Teachers (2004-2015)
Students by Grade Unity West Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.15 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 13:1 16:1
Unity West Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2015)
Asian
1%
5%
Unity West Elementary School Asian Students (2005-2015)
Black
n/a
17%
Unity West Elementary School Black Students (2003-2010)
White
92%
49%
Unity West Elementary School White Students (2005-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Unity West Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2012)
Two or more races
7%
3%
Unity West Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Unity West Elementary 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.
0.15 0.31
Unity West Elementary School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
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.
35%
52%
Unity West Elementary 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 West Elementary 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 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)
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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