Paul L Dunbar School

286 Learning Parkway, Forest City, NC 28043 | (828) 245-4978
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 480
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 480 elementary school students from grades KG-5
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: No
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs Sally Blanton
  • Fax: (828) 245-4444
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School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
Additional School Details
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
Accreditation Status: Southern Association of Colleges
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 480
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 28.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 246 (51.3%)
  • Females: 234 (48.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 41 (8.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 381 (79.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 422 (87.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Paul L Dunbar School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Paul L Dunbar School
  Number Percent
1st Grade7816.3%
2nd Grade8617.9%
3rd Grade8417.5%
4th Grade6914.4%
5th Grade6112.7%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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