Burgess Elementary School

Burgess Elementary School serves 437 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 70%.
Burgess Elementary School operates within the Wichita Falls Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 437 students has grown by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 437 students
Burgess Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Burgess Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Burgess Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 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 12:1 14:1
Burgess Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
4%
Burgess Elementary School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
32%
51%
Burgess Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
40%
13%
Burgess Elementary School Black (1988-2013)
White
22%
30%
Burgess Elementary School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
5%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Burgess Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Burgess Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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 (1988-2013)
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.
77%
53%
Burgess Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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%
Burgess Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,278 students has grown by 12% over five years.
School District Name Wichita Falls Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
32
3
Number of Students Managed 16,278 822
Wichita Falls Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $131 MM $9 MM
District Spending $139 MM $9 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,045 $11,947
Wichita Falls Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,586 $12,666
Wichita Falls Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Students Grades
  • Wichita FallsHirschi High School
    Magnet School
    3106 Borton St
    Wichita FallsTX 76305
    (940)235-1070
    Magnet School

    0.2 mi | 728 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Wichita FallsKirby Middle School
    Magnet School
    1715 North Loop 11
    Wichita FallsTX 76306
    (940)235-1113
    Magnet School

    0.2 mi | 437 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Wichita FallsCity View Elementary School
    1023 City View Dr
    Wichita FallsTX 76306
    (940)855-2351
    1.1 mi | 584 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Wichita FallsCity View Junior/senior High School
    1600 City View Dr
    Wichita FallsTX 76306
    (940)855-7511
    1.6 mi | 391 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • Wichita FallsHaynes Elementary School
    1705 Katherine Dr
    Wichita FallsTX 76306
    (940)235-1160
    1.9 mi | 272 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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