Burgess Elementary School

Burgess Elementary School serves 456 students in grades PK - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 71%.
Burgess Elementary School operates within the Wichita Falls Independent School District.

School Overview

The student population of 456 students has grown by 23% over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 456 students
Burgess Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Burgess Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Burgess Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Burgess Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Burgess Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Hispanic
29%
52%
Burgess Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
43%
13%
Burgess Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
21%
29%
Burgess Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
6%
2%
Burgess Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.69 0.41
Burgess Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
86%
53%
Burgess Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
7%
Burgess Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Wichita Falls Independent School District's student population of 14,590 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,166 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,043 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Wichita Falls Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
32
3
Number of Students Managed 14,590 838
Wichita Falls Independent   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $134 MM $9 MM
Wichita Falls Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $132 MM $10 MM
Wichita Falls Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,166 $12,250
Wichita Falls Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,043 $12,682
Wichita Falls Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Hirschi High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kirby Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is City View Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wichita FallsHirschi High SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 725 students
    0.2 miles
    3106 Borton St
    Wichita FallsTX 76305
    (940)235-1070
    0.29-12725
  • Wichita FallsKirby Middle SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 479 students
    0.2 miles
    1715 North Loop 11
    Wichita FallsTX 76306
    (940)235-1113
    0.26-8479
  • Wichita FallsCity View Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 591 students
    1.1 miles
    1023 City View Dr
    Wichita FallsTX 76306
    (940)855-2351
    1.1PK-6591
  • Wichita FallsCity View Junior/senior High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 396 students
    1.6 miles
    1600 City View Dr
    Wichita FallsTX 76306
    (940)855-7511
    1.67-12396
  • Wichita FallsHarrell Accelerated Learning CenterAlternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 42 students
    1.9 miles
    3115 Fifth St
    Wichita FallsTX 76301
    (940)235-1096
    1.99-1242

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