Dunham Charter

Tel: (707)795-5050
  • Dunham Charter serves 185 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Dunham Charter placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Dunham Charter operates within the Dunham Elementary School District.

Top Placements (California)

Dunham Charter is Listed among the top public schools in California for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • Dunham Charter's student population of 185 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students185 students
Gender %Dunham Charter Gender
Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Students by GradeDunham Charter Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Dunham Charter is ranked within the top 20% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dunham Charter is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio23:124:1
Hispanic
18%
54%
White
75%
24%
Two or more races
7%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsDunham Charter All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.400.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Dunham Charter is Dunham Elementary School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Dunham Elementary School District's student population of 194 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $8,356 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 17% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $7,898 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has declined by 29% over four school years.
    School District NameDunham Elementary School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    2
    4
    Number of Students Managed1941,585
    Dunham Elementary School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$2 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$1 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$8,356$11,049
    District Spending / Student$7,898$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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