Dunbar High School

Dunbar High School

DCPS School

101 N St. NW
Dunbar High School

Our mission is to provide an all-inclusive instructional program for students that fosters maximum academic achievement, enabling them to enjoy lifelong learning while becoming productive citizens. All students are encouraged to be well-rounded scholars by participating in Dunbar's numerous extracurricular activities.

8:45 a.m.–3:15 p.m. Required

Interscholastic Sports

NHS, AP Courses, JROTC Program, Saturday Academic Enrichment, NAF (Engineering)


Student Proficiency Levels

  • 48.5%
  • 44.3%
  • 6.3%
  • 0.8%

Student Proficiency Levels

  • 78.8%
  • 10.8%
  • 5.6%
  • 4.8%
  • Did not yet meet expectations

  • Partially met expectations

  • Approached expectations

  • Met expectations

  • Exceeded expectations

  • 95.4%  Black, non-Hispanic
  • 4%  Hispanic / Latino
  • 0.5%  White non-Hispanic
  • 0.2%  Multiracial
Federal and District law require equal access to services for students with special education needs and English Language Learners. For additional information, please contact the Office of the State Superintendent of Education at (202) 727-6436 or at osse@dc.gov.

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101 N St. NW

Ward 5

Ward 5
70, 71, 79, 90, 96, G2, P6, DC Circulator
Mt. Vernon Square/7th St-Convention Center