Dunbar Middle School (Closed 2008)

Grades 5-6
297 students
Dunbar Middle School served 297 students in grades 5 - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the WV average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 21% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 9%.
Dunbar Middle School operated within the Marion County s School District.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades 5-6
Total Students 297 students
Dunbar Middle School Total Students (1987-2007)
Gender % Dunbar Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Dunbar Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2007)
Students by Grade Dunbar Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Dunbar Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2007)
Hispanic
1%
1%
Dunbar Middle School Black Students (2004-2007)
Black
20%
5%
Dunbar Middle School Black Students (1991-2007)
White
79%
91%
Dunbar Middle School White Students (1991-2007)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.34 0.12
Dunbar Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2008)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
42%
23%
Dunbar Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2007)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
3%
Dunbar Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2007)

District Comparison

School District Name Marion County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
10
Number of Students Managed 8,036 3,691
Marion County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $87 MM $43 MM
Marion County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $96 MM $46 MM
Marion County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,736 $11,650
Marion County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,882 $12,559
Marion County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2007 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Fairmont Senior High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Fairmont Junior High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Barnes Center (alc) (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • FairmontEast Fairmont Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 354 students
    0.8 miles
    1 Orion Ln
    FairmontWV 26554
    (304)367-2123
    0.87-8354
  • Fairmont Fairmont Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 732 students
    0.8 miles
    1 Loop Park Dr
    FairmontWV 26554
    (304)367-2150
    0.89-12732
  • FairmontBarnes Center (alc)Alternative School
    Grades: PK-12
    1.1 miles
    100 Naomi St
    FairmontWV 26554
    (304)367-2127
    1.1PK-12n/a
  • FairmontWest Fairmont Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 662 students
    1.1 miles
    110 10th St
    FairmontWV 26554
    (304)366-5631
    1.15-8662
  • FairmontEast Park Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 361 students
    1.3 miles
    1025 Fairfax St
    FairmontWV 26554
    (304)367-2134
    1.3PK-6361
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