Dunn Middle School

  • Dunn Middle School serves 956 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Dunn Middle School operates within the Trenton Public School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 956 students has grown by 255% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 74 teachers has grown by 29% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 956 students
Dunn Middle School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Dunn Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 74 teachers
Dunn Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Dunn Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 5:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.46 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Dunn Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
10%
Dunn Middle School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
68%
25%
Dunn Middle School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
29%
16%
Dunn Middle School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
3%
48%
Dunn Middle School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Dunn Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Dunn Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.46 0.68
Dunn Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2015)
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.
86%
31%
Dunn Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2015)
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.
5%
5%
Dunn Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Trenton Public School District's student population of 11,195 students has grown by 43% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $31,035 is higher than the state average of $21,422. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $32,323 is higher than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Trenton Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
2
Number of Students Managed 11,195 954
Trenton Public School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $322 MM $20 MM
Trenton Public School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $336 MM $20 MM
Trenton Public School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $31,035 $21,422
Trenton Public School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $32,323 $21,053
Trenton Public School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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