Dunbar aims to prepare well-rounded leaders committed to improving their communities and the world, through college- and career-focused programs that benefit from state-of-the-art equipment.

 

School Rating ?

Level 2 ?

INTENSIVE SUPPORT

School Grades

9-12

# of Students

313

Governance

District ?

Faculty


Gerald J Morrow
Principal

Adrienne Alexander
Assistant Principal

Isaac D. Carter
Project Manager/Administrator

Quenton Lee
CTE Academy Coordinator

Doris Tellis
Lead Clerk

Hours


8:00 am-3:19 pm
School Hours
8:00 a.m. - 3:16 p.m.
HS Freshman Hours
7:00AM
Earliest Drop Off

 

Public Transit


CTA Bus
1, 3, 4
Metra
Metra Electric District (ME)

Demographics ?


Asian
0.0%
Black
95.5%
Hispanic
3.8%
White
0.6%
Other
0.0%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
75.1%
Limited English
2.6%
Mobility Rate ?
26.3%
Chronic Truancy ?
70.3%
 0
100

Bilingual Services:

No

Classroom Languages:

French, Spanish

Dress Code:

No

Attendance Boundaries:

No

Refugee Services:

No

Title I Eligible:

Yes

Significantly Modified Curriculum w/ Intensive Supports Program:

Yes

School Year 2018-2019

2018 School Progress Report

SCHOOL RATING ?
Level 2 ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
BELOW AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
FAR BELOW EXPECTATIONS ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
WELL ORGANIZED ?
SAT Average ?
790
CPS Average 969
5-Year Cohort Graduation Rate ?
73.2%
CPS Average 78.2%
College Enrollment ?
51.7%
CPS Average 68.2%

Healthy CPS
Healthy Schools Image coming soon ?

Creative Schools Certification ?
Creative Schools Image ?

Supportive Schools ?
Supportive Schools Image ?

Student Growth By Grade Level BELOW AVERAGE ?
Student Growth (percentile)
9th Grade (PSAT 9) Cohort
31st
10th Grade (PSAT 10) Reading
83rd
10th Grade (PSAT 10) Math
17th
11th Grade (SAT) Reading
50th
11th Grade (SAT) Math
26th
11th Grade (SAT) Cohort
7th
0
50
99
Median
Student Attainment By Grade Level FAR BELOW EXPECTATIONS ?
Student Attainment (Percent Meeting College Readiness Benchmarks)
9th Grade (PSAT 9)
3%
10th Grade (PSAT 10)
7.9%
11th Grade (SAT)
2.2%
All
4.3%
 0
50
100
Majority of Students
This School's Average Score
PSAT 9 - 721
PSAT 10 - 758
SAT - 790
Progress Toward Graduation and College
Freshman On Track
School (2018)
81.4%
CPS (2018)
89.4%
School (2017)
78.4%
CPS (2017)
88.7%
 0
100
4 Year Graduation
School (2018)
62.8%
CPS (2018)
75.6%
School (2017)
66.7%
CPS (2017)
74.7%
 0
100
5 Year Graduation
School (2018)
73.2%
CPS (2018)
78.2%
School (2017)
62.5%
CPS (2017)
77.5%
 0
100
College Enrollment ?
School (2018)
51.7%
CPS (2018)
68.2%
School (2017)
37.7%
CPS (2017)
59.8%
 0
100
College Persistence
School (2018)
66.7%
CPS (2018)
72.3%
School (2017)
46.0%
CPS (2017)
71.9%
 0
100
School Culture and Climate Details WELL ORGANIZED ?
The 5Essentials from the My Voice, My School Survey ?
 
Involved Families: Does the school partner with families and communities? VERY STRONG
Supportive Environment: Is the school safe and supportive with high expectations? NEUTRAL
Ambitious Instruction: Is instruction focused, challenging and engaging? VERY STRONG
Effective Leaders: Does leadership focus on results and school improvement? STRONG
Collaborative Teachers: Do teachers work well together and strive for excellence? VERY STRONG
Parent Survey Results ?
 
School Community: Do parents feel welcome and included in the school? NOT ENOUGH DATA
Parent-Teacher Partnership: Do parents feel teachers partner with them to support student success? NOT ENOUGH DATA
Quality of Facilities: Do parents feel satisfied with the physical environment of their child's school? NOT ENOUGH DATA
Safety ?
 
Safety: Do students feel safe in and around the school building and traveling to and from school? WEAK
Behavior and Discipline ?
2017 2018 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students 9.7 19.6 5.6
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 50.5% 78.6% 13.5%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 1.8 days 3.1 days 2.0 days
Other Important Metrics
2017 2018 District Average
Student attendance 84.2% 85.1% 93.3%
Teacher attendance --- --- ---
1 Year Dropout Rate 5.9% 3.4% 6.4%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 96.4% 81.4%
Teachers 72.5% 79.9%
Parents --- ---

You can find more information about the measures used in this report on the CPS web site.

The State of Illinois Report Card for this school can be viewed at the State Report Card web site.

Program Application Requirements

Allied Health

Deadline:  12/14/2018
Grades Served: 9-12
Application Requirements
None
Selections
Students are selected on a point system. Points are based on 7th grade final GPA and NWEA MAP scores. The school determines the minimum cutoff score for selections.
How to Apply
Access online high school application or paper high school application at go.cps.edu.

Career Academy

Deadline:  12/14/2018
Grades Served: 9-12
Application Requirements
None
Selections
Students are randomly selected by computerized lottery.
How to Apply
Access online high school application or paper high school application at go.cps.edu.

Chicago Builds

Deadline:  12/14/2018
Grades Served: 9-12
Application Requirements
None
Selections
Students are randomly selected by computerized lottery. The lottery is conducted in the following order: proximity, general.
How to Apply
Access online high school application or paper high school application at go.cps.edu.
In-School Programs   ?
  • AP (7) 
  • JROTC 
School-Wide Programs and Models
  • Allied Health 
  • Architectural Design 
  • Automotive Technology 
  • Broadcast Technology 
  • Career and Technical Education Programs 
  • Construction and Architecture 
  • Cosmetology 
  • Culinary and Hospitality 
  • JROTC Academy 
  • Medical and Health Careers 
College and Career
  • ACT/SAT Prep Courses 
  • Career Development 
  • Career/Job Training 
  • College Tours 
Creative
  • Musicals 
  • Rhythm Group 
  • Talent Show 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • School-based Health Centers 
Life and Leadership
  • JROTC 
  • Peer Jury 
  • Restorative Justice 
Parent and Community
  • Safe Passage 
Scholastic
  • Chess Team 
  • Evening School 
  • Freshmen On-Pace 
  • Homework Help 
  • Summer School 
  • Supplemental Educational Services (SES) Tutoring 
Sports and Fitness
  • Baseball 
  • Basketball 
  • Boys’ Baseball 
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Boys’ Bowling 
  • Boys’ Cross Country 
  • Boys’ Golf 
  • Boys’ Soccer 
  • Boys’ Track 
  • Boys’ Volleyball 
  • Cheerleading 
  • Football 
  • Girls on Track 
  • Girls’ Bowling 
  • Girls’ Cross Country 
  • Girls’ Softball 
  • Girls’ Track 
  • Girls’ Volleyball 
  • Pom-Pon 
  • Softball 
  • Volleyball 
  • Wrestling 
Performance
Report Name Date Download
School Quality Rating Report 2018
School Quality Rating Report 2017
High School Progress Report - English 2017
High School Progress Report - Spanish 2017
School Quality Rating Report 2016
High School Progress Report - English 2016
High School Progress Report - Spanish 2016
School Quality Rating Report 2015
High School Progress Report - English 2015
High School Progress Report - Spanish 2015
School Quality Rating Report 2014
Financial
Report Name Date Download
School Segment Report 2010
Building
Report Name Date Download
6 Month Asbestos Report Fall 2017
Asbestos Inspection Report 2016
Accessibility Summary Report 2014-2015
Facility Assessment Summary Report 2014-2015
Facility Assessment Detail Report 2014-2015
Education Facilities Master Plan 2013
Other
Report Name Date Download
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2017
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2016
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2015
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2014
Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP) 2016-2018
Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP) Year 1 2012-2014
Healthy CPS Report 2018
Healthy CPS Report 2017