Dunbar High School

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5700 Ramey Ave

Fort Worth, TX 76112

(817) 815-3000

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 671

Students Per Teacher: 7

Parent Reviews

19 Parent Reviews for Dunbar High School

It`s Cool we could use more activities and make it more exciting butother than that i love it!

Posted by a student on 09/03/13

Dunbar High School is known for having: strong science and engineering program, good athletic program, low TAKS scores, undisciplined students and low parental involvement. This school has a new principal who has done a great job trying to turn the school back around. The school has young, new staff ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 04/14/10

Dunbar is great in it's athletic department but is that the only thing we want to be known for, NO Dunbar needs better security and discipline for it's students also better teachers that actually care and and a new carismatic prriincipal more parents need to get involved but over all Dunbar needs an ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 03/29/10

I love this school because the extra curicular activities keep the kids out of trouble and there also very fun. I love the band, prancing kittens, and the step team. ;D

Posted by a student on 07/14/09

I'm a junior @ dunbar high school and i think our school is great our teachers are very involved and accept our challenges

Posted by a student on 05/15/09

I'm a student here, and I have to say that Dunbar used TO be one of the best school in Fort Worth with both vigorous academics and athletics programs. But after 2004 (2005 was when i was a freshman), when its original magnet program was destroyed by the district and the community - Stop Six - around, ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 11/09/08

dunbar is a great school but we need more security or maybe we need the fort worh police department inside the school no matter if its a good day or a bad day

Posted by a student on 04/15/08

I am currently a senior at Dunbar and I feel that the problem we have is that the parents aren't as involved as they should be. It is a shame that all these parents can come here and rate our school as unsatisfactory, but at the same time they're allowing their children to come to school acting unruly ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 04/15/08

I am a current student attending the SIP program for the study of engineering and science. I am of the minority background that makes up 90% of the school and in my opinion, Dunbar is only noticed in the media due to basketball athletics or portrayed as negative due to the location of Stop 6. Dunbar ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 03/02/08

Yes, they have security but if something happens to your child, best to call the real police because they will not do anything. Advanced classes may help your kid but not anyone else. As long as teacher or staff not threatened, they are not concerned.

Posted by a parent on 10/03/07

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Test scores
Test scores for Dunbar High School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Dunbar High School
Fort Worth Isd
* In 2010-2011, the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS) was used to test students in reading in grades 3 through 9; in writing in grades 4 and 7; in English language arts in grades 10 and 11; in mathematics in grades 3 through 11; in science in grades 5, 8, 10 and 11; and in social studies in grades 8, 10 and 11. TAKS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Texas. The grade 11 Exit Level TAKS is a high school graduation requirement. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Fort Worth schools — Dunbar High School is located at 5700 Ramey Ave, Fort Worth TX 76112. 5700 Ramey Ave is in the 76112 ZIP code in Fort Worth, TX The school district for Dunbar High School is the Fort Worth Isd. Dunbar High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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