Dunbar Vocational High School

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Dunbar Vocational High School
Address
3000 S. King Drive.
Chicago, Illinois, 60616
 United States
Coordinates41°50′25″N 87°37′11″W / 41.8403°N 87.6197°W / 41.8403; -87.6197
Information
School typePublic Secondary Vocational
Motto“Restoring the Legacy of Excellence”
Opened1942
School districtChicago Public Schools
CEEB Code140785[1]
PrincipalCamilla Covington
Grades912
GenderCoed
Enrollment1339 (2012)[2]
Campus typeUrban
Color(s)     Blue
     Gold[3]
Athletics conferenceChicago Public League[3]
Team nameMightyMen/MightyWomen[3]
Accreditation(s)North Central Association of Colleges and Schools[4]
Newspaper'Craftsman[5]
Website
 
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Dunbar Vocational High School
Address
3000 S. King Drive.
Chicago, Illinois, 60616
 United States
Coordinates41°50′25″N 87°37′11″W / 41.8403°N 87.6197°W / 41.8403; -87.6197
Information
School typePublic Secondary Vocational
Motto“Restoring the Legacy of Excellence”
Opened1942
School districtChicago Public Schools
CEEB Code140785[1]
PrincipalCamilla Covington
Grades912
GenderCoed
Enrollment1339 (2012)[2]
Campus typeUrban
Color(s)     Blue
     Gold[3]
Athletics conferenceChicago Public League[3]
Team nameMightyMen/MightyWomen[3]
Accreditation(s)North Central Association of Colleges and Schools[4]
Newspaper'Craftsman[5]
Website

Dunbar Vocational High School is a public 4-year vocational high school located in the Bronzeville neighborhood on the southside of Chicago, Illinois, United States. The school is operated by Chicago Public Schools. It is named in honor of the African-American poet Paul Laurence Dunbar.[6] Dunbar opened in 1942 as a trade school.

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Athletics

Dunbar compete in the Chicago Public League (CPL) and is a member of the Illinois High School Association (IHSA). [7]

Notable Alumni

References

  1. ^ "High School Code Search". College Board. http://apps.collegeboard.com/cbsearch_code/codeSearchHighschool.jsp. Retrieved 4 January 2010. 
  2. ^ "Chicago Public Schools: Dunbar". Chicago Public Schools. http://www.cps.edu/Schools/Pages/school.aspx?id=609676. Retrieved 19 August 2012. 
  3. ^ a b c "Chicago (Dunbar)". Illinois High School Association (IHSA). 31 December 2009. http://www.ihsa.org/school/schools/2714.htm. Retrieved 4 January 2010. 
  4. ^ "Institution Summary for Dunbar High School". AdvacedED profile. North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement. http://www.advanc-ed.org/oasis2/u/par/accreditation/summary?institutionId=21439. Retrieved 4 January 2010. 
  5. ^ "School Clubs". Directory. Dunbar High School. http://www.dunbar.cps.k12.il.us/school_website_template/SClubs.html. Retrieved 5 January 2010. 
  6. ^ a b c d e "Dunbar at a glance". Chicago Sun-Times. December 29, 1993. 76.
  7. ^ "IHSA Season Summaries". Illinois High School Association (IHSA). 16 November 2009. http://www.ihsa.org/school/records/sum2714.htm. Retrieved 5 January 2010. 
  8. ^ Bill Zwecker. "Sweet home Hudson - Holiday special brings the singer back to familiar sites". Chicago Sun-Times. December 9, 2009. 31.

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