Dunbar Elementary School



Dunbar Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dunbar Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 125
2 85
3 114
4 86
5 95
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dunbar Elementary School is a public elementary school located in East St. Louis, IL in the East St Louis School District 189. It enrolls 505 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dunbar Elementary School is the 703rd largest public school in Illinois and the 21,426th largest nationally. It has 19.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 505
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.2
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 21,426th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 703rd out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,109th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,154th out of 2,415

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Dunbar Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 256
(51%)
2,247
(51%)
 Female 249
(49%)
2,168
(49%)

Dunbar Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 502
(99%)
4,302
(97%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
12
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
77
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
16
(0%)

Dunbar Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 499
(99%)
4,365
(99%)
 Not Eligible 6
(1%)
50
(1%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Dunbar Elementary School is ranked 227th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dunbar Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.8%) is significantly higher than the state average of 52.9%. 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 104
2006 443
2007 470
2008 444
2009 459
2010 427
2011 415
2012 540
2013 543
2014 505
2015 505

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 9.5
2006 22.2
2007 23.5
2008 18.5
2009 20.9
2010 18
2011 18
2012 19.9
2013 19.7
2014 19.1
2015 19.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.88461538461538
2006 0.87133182844244
2007 0.65957446808511
2008 0.95045045045045
2009 0.98039215686275
2010 0.93208430913349
2011 0.99277108433735
2012 0.98148148148148
2013 0.99447513812155
2014 0.99405940594059
2015 0.98811881188119

Compare Dunbar Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,930.0% 19.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 98.8%
 

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Public PK - 05 505 19.3:1  
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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