Paul Dunbar Lawrence School



Paul Dunbar Lawrence School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Paul Dunbar Lawrence School Students by Grade
PK 14
K 30
1 28
2 55
3 37
4 56
5 37
6 30
7 25
8 35
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Paul Dunbar Lawrence School is a public elementary school located in Phoenix, AZ in the Phoenix Elementary School District. It enrolls 347 students in grades 1st through 12th. Paul Dunbar Lawrence School is the 888th largest public school in Arizona and the 37,312th largest nationally. It has 17.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 347
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 20.2
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 37,312th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 888th out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 306th out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 748th out of 932

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Paul Dunbar Lawrence School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 178
(51%)
3,567
(51%)
 Female 169
(49%)
3,365
(49%)

Paul Dunbar Lawrence School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 211
(61%)
5,626
(81%)
 Black 111
(32%)
547
(8%)
 American Indian 12
(3%)
215
(3%)
 Two or More 8
(2%)
111
(2%)
 White 5
(1%)
342
(5%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
87
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Paul Dunbar Lawrence School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 306
(88%)
5,623
(81%)
 Not Eligible 26
(7%)
802
(12%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 15
(4%)
507
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Paul Dunbar Lawrence School is ranked 385th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Paul Dunbar Lawrence School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (92.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 53.6%. 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.

Paul Dunbar Lawrence School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 287
2006 236
2007 235
2008 316
2009 282
2010 304
2011 373
2012 355
2013 314
2014 304
2015 347

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 24.7
2006 19.3
2007 17.2
2008 23.9
2009 14.7
2010 17.2
2011 21.1
2012 15.6
2013 14.4
2014 18.1
2015 17.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006 0.8771186440678
2007 0.98723404255319
2008 0.99050632911392
2009 0.042553191489362
2010 0.036184210526316
2011 0.80160857908847
2012 0.86197183098592
2013 0.84394904458599
2014 0.96052631578947
2015 0.92507204610951

Compare Paul Dunbar Lawrence School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,720.0% 17.2:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 92.5%
 

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