Dunbar (paul Laurence) Elementary School

  • Dunbar (paul Laurence) Elementary School serves 437 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Delaware state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Delaware state average of 55%.

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Dunbar (paul Laurence) Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Delaware for:

School Overview

  • Dunbar (paul Laurence) Elementary School's student population of 437 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students437 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Dunbar (paul Laurence) Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dunbar (paul Laurence) Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dunbar (paul Laurence) Elementary School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (DE)
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
13%
17%
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Black
30%
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 2016-17 school year data.
White
47%
45%
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Two or more races
10%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.670.54
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 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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