Unity Point Elementary School

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4033 S Illinois Ave

Carbondale, IL 62903

(618) 529-4151

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 600

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

16 Parent Reviews for Unity Point Elementary School

we have been at UP for three years and loved the school until this year...a first grade teacher resigned two days before school and theschool board elected to notreplace this teacher even though they had the funding -- this resulted in class room sizes of 30 (yes THIRTY) for each first grade class. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/27/13

I am a parent of children who have attended Unity Point for the last 12 years. During that time they have had the best, most compassionate teachers to learn from. These teachers are very dedicated and knowledgeable, putting in long hours to keep up on technology training so that the students could ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/19/13

I have two kids at Unity Point, that have been there since Pre-K. Due to the constant influx of university families, there is a lot of change in the faces of the kids from year to year, while at the same time, maintaining somewhat of a small-town feel from the local families as well. I do not respect ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/23/13

Why do you love Unity Point Elementary School? My grandchildren are students here and they are geting a good education and the school has a very diverse studentbody and always great activities for the kids.

Posted by a other on 10/12/10

Unity Point works very hard at being a small school. The teachers give the children a lot of individual attention and help. They offer many opportunities for the students to excel with competitions in history, science, music, math, and language arts. Sports are also an important part of the school ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/28/10

No school is perfect, but Unity Point offers my children the opportunity to attend school in an environment that is rich in cultural and ethnic diversity.

Posted by a parent on 04/20/10

It is exceptional in teaching children of many different countries and cultures. A very good school for all students.

Posted by a parent on 10/03/09

I must say that I miss Unity Point School soooooo much. I recently moved to Champaign Illinois and the schools here are nothing compared to Unity Point. Unity Point has an A+ breakfast and lunch menu, the programs are great and the environment is superb. Im contemplating moving back to Carbondale for ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/26/09

I have all three of my children enrolled at Unity Point. All three absolutely love the school. I am glad they are exposed to many cultures and have friends from many countries. I have found that the teachers do an excellent job providing instruction and activities that both help with mastery of skills ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/14/09

My child is only in kindergarten this year, but he has already learned so much. I don't feel like he was challenged enough at his other school. The end of the first quarter is very close and he has already learned to read and spell several words, letters, numbers, etc. I am so impressed, so far, with ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/08/07

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Test scores for Unity Point Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Unity Point Elementary School
Unity Point Ccsd 140
* In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 4 and 7 in science. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Carbondale schools — Unity Point Elementary School is located at 4033 S Illinois Ave, Carbondale IL 62903. 4033 S Illinois Ave is in the 62903 ZIP code in Carbondale, IL The school district for Unity Point Elementary School is the Unity Point Ccsd 140. Unity Point Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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