Dunn Middle School

401 Dayton St

Trenton, NJ 08610-6418

Tel: (609)656-4700
Grades: 6-8

880 students

Dunn Middle School serves 880 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Dunn Middle School operates within the Trenton School District.

Overview

The student population of 880 students has grown by 97% over five years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 57% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 880 students
Dunn Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Dunn Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 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 13:1 12:1
Dunn Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
9%
Dunn Middle School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
65%
24%
Dunn Middle School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
30%
17%
Dunn Middle School Black (1988-2013)
White
4%
49%
Dunn Middle School White (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Dunn Middle School Sch Ethnicity Dunn Middle 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.
0.49 0.42
Dunn Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
84%
31%
Dunn Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
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%
6%
Dunn Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,258 students has grown by 19% over five years.
School District Name Trenton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
2
Number of Students Managed 13,258 922
Trenton School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $344 MM $20 MM
Trenton School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $346 MM $19 MM
Trenton School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $30,852 $20,414
Trenton School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $31,024 $19,395
Trenton School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is New Jersey State Prison (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is New Jersey State Prison (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Franklin Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • TrentonFranklin Elementary School
    200 William St
    TrentonNJ 08610
    (609)656-4720
    0.3 mi | 414 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • TrentonLalor Elementary School
    25 Barnt Deklyn Rd
    TrentonNJ 08610
    (609)631-4156
    0.4 mi | 270 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • TrentonInternational Charter School Of Trenton
    Charter School
    105 Grand St
    TrentonNJ 08611
    (609)394-3111
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | 89 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • TrentonWashington Elementary School
    331 Emory Ave
    TrentonNJ 08611
    (609)656-4960
    0.6 mi | 341 students | Gr. KG-3                      
  • TrentonMott Elementary School
    45 Stokely Ave
    TrentonNJ 08611
    (609)656-4830
    0.7 mi | 428 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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