Dunbar High School

Dunbar High School

DCPS School

101 N St. NW 202-698-3762
8:45 a.m.-3:15 p.m. Required
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.

Advanced Placement
Career and Technical Education
Interscholastic Sports

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

• Dunbar has a robust athletic program
• Our graduation rate has increased tremendously over the course of the past 3 years
• The class of 2017 earned over 1.5 million in scholarships


Student Proficiency Levels

  • 34%
  • 52%
  • 13%
  • 1%

Student Proficiency Levels

  • 61%
  • 21%
  • 12%
  • 6%
  • Did not yet meet expectations

  • Partially met expectations

  • Approached expectations

  • Met expectations

  • Exceeded expectations

  • 95.0%  Black, non-Hispanic
  • 4.5%  Hispanic / Latino
  • 0.5%  White non-Hispanic
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.

School Finder

Click here to use our school finder to identify schools near you, search for specific grades or programs, and find your in-boundary school.

Stay Informed!

Sign up to receive email alerts for this school's open house dates. Please provide the email address where you would like to receive these alerts below.
101 N St. NW

Ward 5

Ward 5
80, 90, 92, 96, D4, G2, P6, X3
Mt. Vernon Square/7th St-Convention Center