Paul Laurence Dunbar High School

8/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
9
Grades
9-12
Students
2,168
Type
Public
Academics
9/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.
Writing
56%
State avg: 50%
Language Mechanics
55%
State avg: 52%
English 2
65%
State avg: 57%
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8/10
College readiness
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4-year high school graduation rate
93%
State avg: 88%
AP course participation
35%
State avg: 21%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
78%
State avg: 48%
Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
Black
Hispanic
Asian
Two or more races
American Indian/Alaska Native
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes because they know that teachers are the most important factor on their child’s education, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
17 :1
State avg: 16 :1
Students per counselor
740 :1
State avg: 448 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
9%
State avg: 10%
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Last modified: April 20, 2017
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