Dunbar Elementary School

  • Dunbar Elementary School serves 258 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 76%.
  • Dunbar Elementary School operates within the Sonoma Valley Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 258 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 30% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students258 students
Dunbar Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Dunbar Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Dunbar Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeDunbar Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.44 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio20:124:1
Dunbar Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
1%
1%
Dunbar Elementary School American Indian Students (2005-2015)
Asian
1%
11%
Dunbar Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
71%
54%
Dunbar Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
1%
6%
Dunbar Elementary School Black Students (1996-2015)
White
24%
24%
Dunbar Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Dunbar Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsDunbar Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.440.41
Dunbar Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
50%
Dunbar Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%
Dunbar Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Sonoma Valley Unified School District's student population of 4,622 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,536 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,878 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 15% over four years.
School District NameSonoma Valley Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
4
Number of Students Managed4,6221,597
Sonoma Valley Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$49 MM$17 MM
Sonoma Valley Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$46 MM$18 MM
Sonoma Valley Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,536$10,238
Sonoma Valley Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,878$10,739
Sonoma Valley Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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