Paul Laurence Dunbar Middle School (Closed 2011)

The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 30% (which was lower than the Maryland state average of 80%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 47% (which was lower than the Maryland state average of 84%).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students (09-10)
335 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

This School
State Level (MD)
(09-10)
30%
80%
(09-10)
47%
84%
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
14:1
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American Indian
(09-10)
n/a
n/a
Asian
(09-10)
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Paul Laurence Dunbar Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
(09-10)
n/a
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Paul Laurence Dunbar Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Black
(09-10)
98%
38%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Paul Laurence Dunbar Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
White
(09-10)
1%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Paul Laurence Dunbar Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hawaiian
(09-10)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
(09-10)
n/a
n/a
n/a
This chart display the diversity score of Paul Laurence Dunbar Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (09-10)
93%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Paul Laurence Dunbar Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (09-10)
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Paul Laurence Dunbar Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 80% MD state average), while 47% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 84% MD state average).
How many students attend Paul Laurence Dunbar Middle School?
335 students attend Paul Laurence Dunbar Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
98% of Paul Laurence Dunbar Middle School students are Black, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are White.
What grades does Paul Laurence Dunbar Middle School offer ?
Paul Laurence Dunbar Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Paul Laurence Dunbar Middle School part of?
Paul Laurence Dunbar Middle School is part of Baltimore City Public Schools School District.

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