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Locust Grove, GA
Students enrolled: 830
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1180 Leguin Mill Rd
Locust Grove, GA 30248

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(770) 898-8886
(770) 898-8834
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January 05, 2015
My kids were always challenged to do their best. I had 3 kids all attend this school. The staff is always willing to do whatever it takes to help them meet those challenges. Love that the school raises the "Bar" to a higher level and expects that the kids can and will reach those levels. Always looking for ways to improve. Love, Love, Love LOVe the staff and Principal!!! They go out of their way to make everyone feel welcomed.

- submitted by a parent

November 24, 2014
My daughter has excelled each year because of the student centered atmosphere at UGE! She knows she is safe and loved!

- submitted by a parent

August 04, 2014
I absolutely love being a part of the family at UGE. Not only is the staff a big family, but we love our UGE students and parents. We have great support from them and the community. I have two children who also attend UGE. They are extremely happy there as well. Leadership is outstanding!

- submitted by a teacher

July 27, 2014
We love our students and their families and do all in our power to ensure the success of EACH student!

- submitted by a teacher

July 15, 2013
Excellent school with teachers that care about each child's development. The principals are very good and the staff is involved.

- submitted by a parent

August 10, 2012
This school is not a good school for people of color.The long car riders line is a joke. This school is real is a hot mess. Do not let people fool you that this is a good school. That is a code they use. Beware of this school! I was very disappointed in this school the way they treat kids.

- submitted by a parent

September 11, 2011
Unity Grove is an AMAZING school. I read the last posts, before you parents disagree, why don't you look at the REAL problem...it has NOTHING to do with the teachers but, everything to do with the GPS(Georgia Preformance Standards) We have amazing teachers that work extremely hard. It is not the fault of the teachers but of the fault of taking the fun out of teaching. Every teacher at Unity Grove LOVES each and every child as if they were their own. Do you really think paper work is fun?? Before it was "teach the way the child learns" Now it is "whatever, if they don't get it, you need to move on" post this standard..that standard...do this, do that" Teacher's are under so much stress, it is impossible at times to keep up. We feel like robots. So, instead of harshly degrading our amazing staff, why don't you look "outside the box" There is NOT one staff member that does not love our children! We try and try hard, as for a staff member being rude...please tell your story, there is always two sides to every story then there is the truth.

- submitted by a teacher

September 02, 2010
This is our first year at UGE and I have not been impressed at all. In fact, I feel quite deceived. At open house the staff was nice and courteous, but how that changed since the first day of school. Teachers and administrators are rude and do very little to rectify any situation. School is over-crowded and student to teacher ratio is ridiculous. We have other schools in the same city that have very low enrollment. This rezoning was one of the decisions made by the BOE that I will never understand.

- submitted by a parent

April 22, 2010
My children have been going there for 3 years now.. They have been struggling they go from one subject to another before the first one is mastered, or even understood. The teachers are rude and so is the office staff. The staff and the parents act as though they above you. I can not wait until my children can go to an accepting school. The staff and parents make it hard to get involved and volunteer to help. I'm very dissatisfied.

- submitted by a parent
no rating
May 27, 2009
My son has been going to Unity Grove for 4 years now and we love it!! His Third grade teacher Mrs. Roberson is the bomb. My son will have to agree. Im excited for my younger son to start next year.

- submitted by a parent
no rating
August 01, 2008
My grandaughter has been at this school for two years and they have taught her so much. She scored in the 99 percent in the nation on her test scores and is doing fantastic. We couldn't be more pleased.

- submitted by a community member

April 23, 2008
Thank God for rezoning. My daughter attended Unity Grove her Kindergarten and 1st grade year before she was rezoned to New Hope. As an involved parent it is very difficult to deal with rude/nasty teachers and office staff. There was not enough diversity in the school during the time my daughter was there and it really showed. I would like to think it has changed but from what I hear there seems to be a lot of prejudice in that school and it is something I don't want my daughter to be apart of. On a happy note, New Hope rocks!!!!

- submitted by a parent

March 18, 2008
My son has attended Unity Grove Elementary since Kindergarten and he is currently in 4th Grade there. Each year he has had Excellant Teachers. The Parent/Teacher inteaction has been outstanding, I feel very much involved with every grade and every class. Keep up the GREAT work Unity Grove!!

- submitted by a parent

January 31, 2008
Unity Grove is the best school that I have ever been a part of. The staff is excellent and the leadership of our administration is outstanding! Most parents are supportative and appreciative. Also, the majority of our students enjoy learning and make being a teacher an enjoyable job. Thanks, Unity Grove for an awesome 5 years.

- submitted by a teacher

August 02, 2006
My daughter will be going to the 2nd grade this year. She has attended Unity Grove since her 1st day of Kindergarten. I have been very pleased with the staff and she has had a great learning experience thus far. Keep up the good work Unity Grove!!!

- submitted by a parent

March 29, 2006
I thoroughly enjoyed substituting for Unity Grove Elementary school. The teachers were all nice and helpful. The students were well behaved and seemed well educated. I look forward to teaching there again.

- submitted by a teacher

June 19, 2005
We have been very pleased with the staff at Unity Grove. Our child is getting a great education and he loves school.

- submitted by a parent

May 16, 2005
i think this school is great. we came from BUTTS county which is the worst shool system .

- submitted by a parent

March 29, 2005
The kids don't want to go to school & the parents don't want to deal with it. My child has been able to keep up an 'A' average, but it's all his own doing. He has been given no support or recognition for his hard work. Two more months and we're outta here.

- submitted by a parent

March 17, 2005
Discourteous staff. Unity Grove has the lowest 2005 attendance rating in Henry County.

- submitted by a parent

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Unity Grove Elementary School
1180 Leguin Mill Rd, Locust Grove, GA  30248
(770) 898-8886
Last modified Unity Grove Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Unity Grove Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 25 reviews. Top