Burbank Elementary School

  • Burbank Elementary School serves 917 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 32% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 41% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Burbank Elementary School's student population of 917 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students917 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Burbank Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Burbank Elementary School is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. 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#4234 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Burbank Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Burbank Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
11%
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Hispanic
79%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Burbank Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Burbank Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
3%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Burbank Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Burbank Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Burbank Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.370.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Burbank Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHayward Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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