Paul L Dunbar Elementary School

Paul L Dunbar Elementary School serves 386 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Paul L Dunbar Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Ohio state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Ohio state average of 30% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Paul L Dunbar Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Ohio for:

School Overview

Paul L Dunbar Elementary School's student population of 386 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students386 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Rankings

Paul L Dunbar Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,233 schools in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Paul L Dunbar Elementary School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall Testing Rank
#1870 out of 3233 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
64%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
20%
6%
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Black
49%
17%
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White
26%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.660.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCleveland Municipal School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Paul L Dunbar Elementary School is Garrett Morgan School Of Science School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Near West Intergenerational School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cleveland Garrett Morgan School Of Science School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 223 students
    0.1 miles
    4016 Woodbine Ave
    Cleveland, OH 44113
    (216) 838-8450
    0.1 9-12 223
  • Cleveland Near West Intergenerational School Charter School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 236 students
    0.1 miles
    3805 Terrett Ave
    Cleveland, OH 44113
    (216) 961-4308
    0.1 K-8 236
  • Cleveland Max S Hayes High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 664 students
    0.2 miles
    2211 W 65th St
    Cleveland, OH 44102
    (216) 838-9400
    0.2 9-12 664
  • Cleveland New Technology West Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 306 students
    0.3 miles
    11801 Worthington Ave
    Cleveland, OH 44111
    (216) 838-8700
    0.3 9-12 306
  • Cleveland Waverly Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 278 students
    0.6 miles
    1422 W 74th St
    Cleveland, OH 44102
    (216) 838-7550
    0.6 PK-8 278

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