Dunbar Vocational Career Academy High School



Dunbar Vocational Career Academy High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dunbar Vocational Career Academy High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 327
10 358
11 238
12 330

Dunbar Vocational Career Academy High School is a public high school of the City of Chicago School District 299 located in Chicago, IL. It has 1,253 students in grades 9th through 12th. Dunbar Vocational Career Academy High School is the 195th largest public high school in Illinois and the 4,368th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.6 to 1.

Total Students: 1,253
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 92.04

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Dunbar Vocational Career Academy High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 739
(59%)
65,640
(51%)
 Male 514
(41%)
64,107
(49%)

Dunbar Vocational Career Academy High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 1,229
(98%)
57,299
(44%)
 Hispanic 13
(1%)
56,073
(43%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
2,109
(2%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
4,310
(3%)
 White 1
(0%)
9,422
(7%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
106
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
428
(0%)

Dunbar Vocational Career Academy High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,219
(97%)
104,849
(81%)
 Not Eligible 34
(3%)
20,391
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
4,507
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Dunbar Vocational Career Academy High School is ranked 51st out of 0 ranked schools in Illinois, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dunbar Vocational Career Academy High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.3%) is significantly higher than the state average of 45.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Dunbar Vocational Career Academy High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1616
2006 1737
2007 1553
2008 1567
2009 1608
2010 1530
2011 1422
2012 1253

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.3
2006 18.3
2007 16.9
2008 19.1
2009 19.1
2010 18
2011 16.9
2012 13.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.84529702970297
2006 0.77029360967185
2007 0.71667739858339
2008 0.89215060625399
2009 0.85509950248756
2010 0.92156862745098
2011 0.95428973277075
2012 0.97286512370311

Compare Dunbar Vocational Career Academy High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,242.9% 12.4:1
 
1,360.0% 13.6:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 45.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 97.3%
 

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