George H Dunbar Elementary School (Closed 2012)

  • George H Dunbar Elementary School served 112 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 40-49% (which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 59%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 20-29% (which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 70%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • Minority enrollment was 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students112 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of George H Dunbar Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)40-49%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of George H Dunbar Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)20-29%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of George H Dunbar Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1n/a
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in George H Dunbar Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
37%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in George H Dunbar Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
11%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in George H Dunbar Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
41%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in George H Dunbar Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in George H Dunbar Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in George H Dunbar Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.680.59
This chart display the diversity score of George H Dunbar Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in George H Dunbar Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in George H Dunbar Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Bedford School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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