Bret Harte Elementary School

3200 W. Jeffries Ave.
Burbank, CA 91505
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Bret Harte Elementary School serves 624 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 46% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 59% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Bret Harte Elementary School's student population of 624 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students624 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bret Harte Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 30:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bret Harte Elementary School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#3518 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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Asian
7%
11%
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Hispanic
46%
54%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
36%
24%
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bret Harte Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.650.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBurbank Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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