Paul Laurence Dunbar High School

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1400 Orleans St

Baltimore, MD 21231

(443) 642-4478

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,409

Students Per Teacher: 37

Parent Reviews

15 Parent Reviews for Paul Laurence Dunbar High School

This school is a complete mess. I try to call the staff, they never answer you or call you back for things like my child's IEP. Like, I would never send my child here again. I have made the big mistake ever in my life and my child's.

Posted by a parent on 08/22/14


Posted by a student on 08/08/11

This school is one of the best schools i have ever attended the new hopkins program is wonderdul and i love the bio-tec classes

Posted by a student on 11/25/09

i feel this school is a great school because not only of the sports but because of the students and teachers

Posted by a student on 09/04/09

This school is not very organized and trying to contact a tecaher is nearly impossible. They have no website or emails to get in contact with teachers. The principal is a very understanding man.

Posted by a parent on 04/29/09

I'm currently a senior at Dunbar High. I am also grateful that I made this school as my choice. From here I'll carry everything I learned to further success. 2009 it's our time!!!

Posted by a student on 03/16/09

I attends Dunbar High School and I love it Its a GOOD school I would recommend anyone to this school 2011 STAND UP!

Posted by a student on 01/26/09

I am now a senior at paul laurence dunbar in baltimore, maryland and i enjoy attending dunbar. Your always treated like family and encouraged to do your best.

Posted by a student on 11/01/08

I am glad to attend this school because it has great staff and great people all around. I am a 10th grader at this current time

Posted by a student on 09/19/08

Dunbar High School has always maintained a commitment to its students. As a graduate of Dunbar, I have nothing but rave reviews about the quality of education and love I received. I'm trilled to mention that in SY07-08 my son will join the ranks of Dunbar and will be the 3rd generation of my family ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 04/13/07

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Test scores for Paul Laurence Dunbar High School

HSA* Test Scores

Grade Level: All

Test Year: 2012
Paul Laurence Dunbar High School
Baltimore City Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 Maryland used the Maryland High School Assessments (HSA) to test students in English 2, Algebra, and Biology upon completion of each course. The HSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maryland. Beginning with the class of 2009, students are required to pass the tests in order to graduate. The goal is for all students to pass the tests.

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Baltimore schools — Paul Laurence Dunbar High School is located at 1400 Orleans St, Baltimore MD 21231. 1400 Orleans St is in the 21231 ZIP code in Baltimore, MD The school district for Paul Laurence Dunbar High School is the Baltimore City Public Schools. Paul Laurence Dunbar High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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