Dunbar-Pulaski Academic & Career



Dunbar-Pulaski Academic & Career Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dunbar-Pulaski Academic & Career Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 188
8 110
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dunbar-Pulaski Academic & Career is a public high school of the Gary Community School Corporation located in Gary, IN. It has 298 students in grades 7th through 8th. It has a student teacher ratio of 9.9 to 1.

Total Students: 298
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 9.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 30

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Dunbar-Pulaski Academic & Career Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 160
(54%)
1,598
(51%)
 Female 138
(46%)
1,540
(49%)

Dunbar-Pulaski Academic & Career Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 269
(90%)
2,929
(93%)
 Two or More 22
(7%)
129
(4%)
 Hispanic 5
(2%)
45
(1%)
 White 1
(0%)
27
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
7
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Dunbar-Pulaski Academic & Career Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 250
(84%)
2,428
(77%)
 Not Eligible 46
(15%)
614
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 2
(1%)
96
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Dunbar-Pulaski Academic & Career students on free and reduced lunch assistance (84.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 43.7%. 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-Pulaski Academic & Career Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 689
2006 567
2007 585
2008 529
2009 N/A
2012 298

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.9
2006 N/A
2007 16.9
2008 17.1
2009 N/A
2012 9.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.79390420899855
2006 0.79188712522046
2007 0.7965811965812
2008 0.79773156899811
2009
2012 0.84563758389262

Compare Dunbar-Pulaski Academic & Career to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
990.0% 9.9:1
 
1,610.3% 16.1:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.7%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 84.6%
 

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Public 07 - 08 298 9.9:1  
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