Grace A. Dunn Middle School

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401 Dayton St

Trenton, NJ 08610

(609) 656-4700

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 500

Students Per Teacher: 6

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Grace A. Dunn Middle School

As a student at Grace A. Dunn middle school, I have experienced many different subjects like the students running around crazy or how loud they get. The school has a small portion of students that behave well and these students also get good grades. The other students at this school behave like animals, ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 07/04/14

This school is terrible. Students run around the school like it's a playground. And they don't even get punished for it. There was also a student who got stabbed with a pencil by another student until they bled. The students are horrible influences.

Posted by a parent on 04/26/14

This school is a complete disaster. The students are totally out of control & the staff have no idea what to do about it. Students get jumped & bullied on a regular basis. The disciplinary issues take center stage instead of learning. I panicked when it was my child's time to go there. I had to enroll ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/01/13

This is a truly great school I give it 5 stars. My teachers were very persistent, they would never give up on a student no matter how ignorant a student was

Posted by a other on 11/12/11

My son had attened Dunn and the school system did not work well with placing him in a class that will meet his needs. I also had to move to PA and now he is doing well with his IEP's and just meeting his needs. For Trenton to be the capital state of NJ you would think they would want the best for our ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/20/08

I love this school i learned alot at this school and no i'm doing better than i did before i come 2 that school i just wanna say thank u dunn middle school for help me and teaching me what i need 2 know

Posted by a student on 08/20/08

This school is okay. But the teachers are so ignorant. They give you a textbook and tell you here do the work, and when your failing they say you should have tried harder.

Posted by a student on 06/30/08

This school is so nice no problems and the principal is the best one there is she takes care of the children like her own.

Posted by a parent on 06/13/08

I think Dunn is terrible. They do not work one on one with children that need help.I provided my email address and three different PH numbers the first week of school and asked my son's teachers to keep me posted if he falls behind in his work.No one notified me he was failing.I found out he was failing ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/15/07

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Test scores for Grace A. Dunn Middle School

NJ ASK* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Grace A. Dunn Middle School
Trenton School District
New Jersey
* In 2011-2012 New Jersey used the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts literacy and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The NJ ASK is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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Trenton schools — Grace A. Dunn Middle School is located at 401 Dayton St, Trenton NJ 08610. 401 Dayton St is in the 08610 ZIP code in Trenton, NJ The school district for Grace A. Dunn Middle School is the Trenton School District. Grace A. Dunn Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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