Dunkirk Senior High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
75 W 6 Th St
Dunkirk, NY 14048
Phone
(716) 366-9300
District
DUNKIRK CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
602
Classroom Teachers
55

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

4

(10 is best)

Better than 30.9% of NY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

Dunkirk Senior High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 63 76
Proficiency in Reading 72 84
Proficiency in Math 54 67

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 10.94
AVG FOR DISTRICT 10.71
AVG FOR STATE 12.73
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 0 0.0%
Grade 1 0 0.0%
Grade 2 0 0.0%
Grade 3 0 0.0%
Grade 4 0 0.0%
Grade 5 0 0.0%
Grade 6 0 0.0%
Grade 7 0 0.0%
Grade 8 0 0.0%
Grade 9 174 28.9%
Grade 10 122 20.3%
Grade 11 155 25.7%
Grade 12 138 22.9%
Total 602 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 41.0% 37.8% 44.0%
Black 7.4% 5.2% 17.3%
Hispanic 50.3% 56.2% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 0.2% 9.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.0% 0.6% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 57.6% 63.8% 53.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 57.6% 63.8% 49.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 3.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 13,453 19,542,209
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 935.0 412
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.3% 17.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.9% 34.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.1% 26.7%
65 OR OLDER 18.7% 15.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 5,751 7,316,537
Single Parent Households With Children 12.6% 10.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 85.9% 86.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 16.3% 35.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 2.3% 17.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 7.7% 15.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.4% 11.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.1% 15.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 23.0% 15.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 23.2% 12.9%
$15,000 or less 18.4% 11.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $13,213 $26,690,260 57.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,025 $2,070,500 4.4%
Staff $538 $1,086,760 2.3%
General Administration $393 $793,860 1.7%
School Administration $821 $1,658,420 3.5%
Operation $1,250 $2,525,000 5.4%
Transportation $559 $1,129,180 2.4%
Other $659 $1,331,180 2.8%
Total Support $5,246 $10,596,920 22.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,737 $9,568,740 20.4%
Total Expenditures $23,196 $46,855,920 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,565 $23,130,768,419 57.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $617 $1,667,305,640 4.2%
Staff $511 $1,380,892,424 3.4%
General Administration $315 $849,713,552 2.1%
School Administration $593 $1,601,010,298 4.0%
Operation $1,022 $2,759,510,008 6.9%
Transportation $819 $2,212,954,110 5.5%
Other $371 $1,001,621,336 2.5%
Total Support $4,248 $11,473,049,755 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,038 $5,503,281,991 13.7%
Total Expenditures $14,851 $40,107,079,029 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%