Dunbar High School

Dunbar High School serves 960 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Dunbar High School operates within the Lee School District.
The school district's 71% graduation rate is higher than the FL state average of 70%.

Overview

The student population of 960 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 960 students
Dunbar High School Total Students (2001-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Dunbar High School Total Classroom Teachers (2002-2012)
Students by Grade Dunbar High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is less than the state average of 0.90. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 15:1
Dunbar High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2002-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Dunbar High School Asian (2001-2012)
Hispanic
27%
28%
Dunbar High School Hispanic (2001-2012)
Black
50%
23%
Dunbar High School Black (2001-2012)
White
19%
43%
Dunbar High School White (2001-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Dunbar High School Sch Ethnicity Dunbar High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.65 0.90
Dunbar High School Diversity Score (2001-2012)
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.
72%
49%
Dunbar High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2012)
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%
8%
Dunbar High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 83,724 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Lee School District
Number of Schools
Managed
122
23
Number of Students Managed 83,724 9,989
Lee School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 71% 70%
Lee School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $858 MM $138 MM
District Spending $896 MM $159 MM
Lee School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,804 $13,793
Lee School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,284 $15,882
Lee School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is City Of Palms Charter High School (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Lee Adolescent Mother's Prog. (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lehigh Charter School Of Excellence (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lehigh Acres Lehigh Charter School Of Excellence
    Charter School
    235 Joel Blvd
    Lehigh Acres , FL , 33936
    (239)303-4234
    Charter School
    0.5  mi  |  77  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Fort Myers Lee Charter Academy
    Charter School
    3348 Edgewood Ave
    Fort Myers , FL , 33916
    (239)334-2235
    Charter School
    0.5  mi  |  157  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Fort Myers City Of Palms Charter High School
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    2830 Winkler Ave
    Fort Myers , FL , 33916
    (239)561-6611
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    0.5  mi  |  182  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Fort Myers Franklin Park Magnet School
    Magnet School
    2323 Ford St
    Fort Myers , FL , 33916
    (239)332-1969
    Magnet School
    0.8  mi  |  513  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Fort Myers Lee County Alc Central-high High School
    Alternative School
    3650 Michigan Ave
    Fort Myers , FL , 33916
    (239)334-4726
    Alternative School
    1  mi  |  134  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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