Dunn Middle School

Dunn Middle School serves 901 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Dunn Middle School operates within the Trenton School District.

School Overview

The student population of 901 students has grown by 49% over five years.
The teacher population of 79 teachers has grown by 38% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 901 students
Dunn Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Dunn Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 79 teachers
Dunn Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Dunn Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 13:1
Dunn Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
9%
Dunn Middle School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
66%
24%
Dunn Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
30%
16%
Dunn Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
3%
49%
Dunn Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Dunn Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.48 0.42
Dunn Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
85%
32%
Dunn Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
6%
5%
Dunn Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,287 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $29,108 is higher than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district spending/student of $28,726 is higher than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Trenton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
2
Number of Students Managed 10,287 918
Trenton School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $328 MM $20 MM
Trenton School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $324 MM $20 MM
Trenton School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $29,108 $19,116
Trenton School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $28,726 $19,190
Trenton School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Hamilton West-watson High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Foundation Academy Charter School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Franklin Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • TrentonFranklin Elementary School
    0.3 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 365 students200 William St
    TrentonNJ 08610
    (609)656-4720
    0.3KG-5365
  • TrentonLalor Elementary School
    0.4 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 273 students25 Barnt Deklyn Rd
    TrentonNJ 08610
    (609)631-4156
    0.4KG-5273
  • TrentonInternational Charter School Of Trenton
    Charter School
    0.5 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 90 students105 Grand St
    TrentonNJ 08611
    (609)394-3111
    0.5KG-490
  • TrentonMott Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 371 students45 Stokely Ave
    TrentonNJ 08611
    (609)656-4830
    0.6KG-5371
  • TrentonWashington Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: KG-3 | 241 students331 Emory Ave
    TrentonNJ 08611
    (609)656-4960
    0.6KG-3241

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