Dunbar (paul Laurence) Elementary School

  • Dunbar (paul Laurence) Elementary School serves 405 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Delaware state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Delaware state average of 56% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Dunbar (paul Laurence) Elementary School's student population of 405 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students405 students
This chart display total students of Dunbar (paul Laurence) Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Dunbar (paul Laurence) Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (DE)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Dunbar (paul Laurence) Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Delaware by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Dunbar (paul Laurence) Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
17%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dunbar (paul Laurence) Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
27%
30%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dunbar (paul Laurence) Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
46%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dunbar (paul Laurence) Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Dunbar (paul Laurence) Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Delaware by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dunbar (paul Laurence) Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DE.
Diversity Score0.690.69
This chart display the diversity score of Dunbar (paul Laurence) Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Delaware by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dunbar (paul Laurence) Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Delaware by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dunbar (paul Laurence) Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Delaware by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLaurel School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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