5610 E. Monlaco Rd.
Long Beach, CA 90808
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Burcham Elementary School serves 430 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Burcham Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Burcham Elementary School's student population of 430 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 37% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
430 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

Burcham Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Burcham Elementary School is 0.71, which is more 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 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2382 out of 9659 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
29:1
23:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
7%
12%
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Hispanic
41%
54%
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Black
8%
5%
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White
33%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
11%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 430 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 29:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.71 (Top 10%)

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