Unity Elementary School



Unity Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Unity Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 32
K 97
1 85
2 84
3 74
4 69
5 70
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Unity Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Sioux City, IA in the Sioux City Community School District. It enrolls 511 students in grades 1st through 12th. Unity Elementary School is the 100th largest public school in Iowa and the 20,527th largest nationally. It has 14.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 511
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.62
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 20,527th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 100th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 400th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 87th out of 723

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Unity Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 258
(50%)
5,059
(52%)
 Female 253
(50%)
4,702
(48%)

Unity Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 256
(50%)
5,320
(55%)
 Hispanic 194
(38%)
2,943
(30%)
 Asian 22
(4%)
322
(3%)
 Two or More 17
(3%)
319
(3%)
 Black 11
(2%)
447
(5%)
 American Indian 10
(2%)
365
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
45
(0%)

Unity Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 382
(75%)
5,461
(56%)
 Not Eligible 91
(18%)
3,448
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 38
(7%)
852
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Unity Elementary School is ranked 18th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Unity Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (82.2%) is significantly higher than the state average of 43.8%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Unity Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2008 408
2009 491
2010 474
2011 501
2012 511

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2008 13.2
2009 14.2
2010 12.8
2011 14.2
2012 14.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2008 0.79901960784314
2009 0.74338085539715
2010 0.79957805907173
2011 0.79640718562874
2012 0.82191780821918

Compare Unity Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,480.0% 14.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 82.2%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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