Burcham Elementary School

5610 E. Monlaco Rd.
Long Beach, CA 90808
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 10%
Serving 349 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Burcham Elementary School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the California state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 349 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • : Top 10% in CA
  • : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • : 40-49% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Burcham Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Burcham Elementary School's student population of 349 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
349 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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School Rankings

Burcham Elementary School ranks within the top 10% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Burcham Elementary School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
#959 out of 9602 schools
(Top 10%)
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60-64%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Burcham 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 2021-22 school year data.
70-74%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Burcham 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 2021-22 school year data.
40-49%
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio
25:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
7%
12%
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Hispanic
42%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Burcham Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
7%
5%
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White
31%
21%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
12%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in California.
0.71
This chart display the diversity score of Burcham Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Burcham Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Burcham Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Burcham Elementary School's ranking?
Burcham Elementary School is ranked #959 out of 9,602 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in California.
What schools are Burcham Elementary School often compared to?
Burcham Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Carver Elementary School, Bixby Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
60-64% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
How many students attend Burcham Elementary School?
349 students attend Burcham Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
42% of Burcham Elementary School students are Hispanic, 31% of students are White, 12% of students are Two or more races, 7% of students are Asian, 7% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Burcham Elementary School?
Burcham Elementary School has a student ration of 25:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Burcham Elementary School offer ?
Burcham Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Burcham Elementary School part of?
Burcham Elementary School is part of Long Beach Unified School District.
In what neighborhood is Burcham Elementary School located?
Burcham Elementary School is located in the South of Conant neighborhood of Long Beach, CA. There are 2 other public schools located in South of Conant.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 349 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • : Top 10%
  • : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • : 40-49% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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