About This School
Magnet schools are public schools that offer a specialized curriculum or educational philosophy, often with a specific focus or theme. Magnet schools promote student diversity because they are open to students outside the normal school district boundaries and often attract high caliber students through competitive programs.
Dunbar Elementary Magnet School did not make AYP in 2011. 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 Florida in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Dunbar Elementary Magnet School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Dunbar Elementary Magnet School had 11 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Florida average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher. Learn more about Dunbar Elementary Magnet School's students and teachers. more
Elementary Schools Nearby
|School Name distance||TestRating||Community Rating|
|Just Elementary School 0.3 miles|
|Anointed Word Academy 0.6 miles||n/a|
|West Tampa Elementary School 0.6 miles|
|St Joseph School-tampa 0.8 miles||n/a|
|Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School 0.9 miles|
Enrollment (2011)Total: 254
Student Economic Level (2011)In 2011, Dunbar Elementary Magnet School had 88% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Florida had 56% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
Hillsborough District Spending
In 2011, Dunbar Elementary Magnet School had 11 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Florida average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.Compare to other schools in Hillsborough School District
About the FCAT
What is it?
The FCAT is an annual test used to measure a student's mastery of the state's grade-level academic standards.
Which Grades and Subjects?
Students are assessed in grades 3 through 10 in reading and math, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in science, and in grades 4, 8, and 10 in writing.
How is it Scored?
Students score at one of five levels, with 1 being the lowest and 5 being the highest. The goal is for all students to score at or above level 3 (grade level).