Dunbar Elementary School



Dunbar Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dunbar Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 24
K 74
1 68
2 71
3 47
4 44
5 52
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dunbar Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Atlanta, GA in the Atlanta Public Schools. It enrolls 380 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dunbar Elementary School is the 1,186th largest public school in Georgia and the 33,630th largest nationally. It has 13.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 380
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 28
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 33,630th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 1,186th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 231st out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,118th out of 1,342

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Dunbar Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 194
(51%)
19,191
(51%)
 Female 186
(49%)
18,533
(49%)

Dunbar Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 368
(97%)
27,914
(74%)
 Hispanic 7
(2%)
2,624
(7%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
603
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
15
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
6,154
(16%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
369
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
45
(0%)

Dunbar Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 366
(96%)
27,026
(72%)
 Not Eligible 8
(2%)
9,784
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 6
(2%)
914
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Dunbar Elementary School is ranked 672nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dunbar Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.9%) is significantly higher than the state average of 62.6%. 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.

Dunbar Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 251
2006 238
2007 209
2008 228
2009 241
2010 333
2011 385
2012 380

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.7
2006 13.4
2007 12.3
2008 12.7
2009 15.1
2010 15.1
2011 15.4
2012 13.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.84462151394422
2006 0.83613445378151
2007 0.99521531100478
2008 0.98684210526316
2009 0.98755186721992
2010 0.98498498498498
2011 0.94545454545455
2012 0.97894736842105

Compare Dunbar Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,360.0% 13.6:1
 
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 97.9%
 

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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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