Paul Laurence Dunbar Elementary School is located in Laurel, DE and is one of 3 elementary schools in Laurel School District. It is a public school that serves 447 students in grades PK-1.
Paul Laurence Dunbar Elementary School did not make AYP in 2009. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Delaware in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Paul Laurence Dunbar Elementary School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Paul Laurence Dunbar Elementary School had 28% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Delaware had 48% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
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Laurel District Spending
The Laurel spends $11,188 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 59% on instruction, 36% on support services, 5% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Laurel District
In 2011, Paul Laurence Dunbar Elementary School had 15 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Delaware average is 14 students per full-time equivalent teacher.