Charles M. Burke Elementary School

Charles M. Burke Elementary School serves 595 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Charles M. Burke Elementary School operates within the Lafayette Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 595 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 595 students
Charles M. Burke Elementary School Total Students (2000-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Charles M. Burke Elementary School Total Teachers (2000-2013)
Students by Grade Charles M. Burke Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Charles M. Burke Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2000-2013)
Asian
2%
1%
Charles M. Burke Elementary School Asian Students (2001-2013)
Hispanic
5%
4%
Charles M. Burke Elementary School Black Students (2001-2013)
Black
40%
48%
Charles M. Burke Elementary School Black Students (2000-2013)
White
52%
44%
Charles M. Burke Elementary School White Students (2000-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Charles M. Burke Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Charles M. Burke Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown LA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.57 0.34
Charles M. Burke Elementary School Diversity Score (2000-2013)
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.
65%
61%
Charles M. Burke Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2013)
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%
Charles M. Burke Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 31,224 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,025 is less than the state average of $14,187. The district revenue/student has grown by 39% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,198 is less than the state average of $14,076. The district spending/student has grown by 30% over four years.
School District Name Lafayette Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
44
5
Number of Students Managed 31,224 2,117
Lafayette Parish School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $327 MM $33 MM
Lafayette Parish School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $302 MM $33 MM
Lafayette Parish School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,025 $14,187
Lafayette Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,198 $14,076
Lafayette Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Acadiana High School (5.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Judice Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ridge Elementary School (2.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DusonJudice Middle School
    2645 South Fieldspan Rd
    DusonLA 70529
    (337)521-7890
    1.9 mi | Gr. 4-8 | 579 students                      
  • DusonRidge Elementary School
    2901 South Fieldspan Rd
    DusonLA 70529
    (337)521-7800
    2.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 723 students                      
  • DusonDuson Elementary School
    301 Fourth St
    DusonLA 70529
    (337)521-8660
    4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 228 students                      
  • LafayetteAcadiana High School
    315 Rue Du Belier
    LafayetteLA 70506
    (337)521-7950
    5.1 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 1690 students                      
  • RayneIndian Bayou Elementary School
    1603 La Hwy 700
    RayneLA 70578
    (337)334-4070
    5.4 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 282 students                      

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