Burdick Elementary School

4348 S Griffin Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53207
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Burdick Elementary School serves 630 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Burdick Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Burdick Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

Burdick Elementary School's student population of 630 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students630 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Burdick Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Burdick Elementary School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1464 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
30%
12%
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Black
9%
9%
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White
53%
70%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.630.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMilwaukee School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Burdick Elementary School is Groppi High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Milwaukee Parkside School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bay View Montessori School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Milwaukee Bay View Montessori School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 282 students
    0.5 miles
    357 E Howard Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53207
    (414) 935-0700
    0.5 PK-4 282
  • Milwaukee Whittier Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 220 students
    0.5 miles
    4382 S 3rd St
    Milwaukee, WI 53207
    (414) 294-1400
    0.5 PK-5 220
  • Milwaukee Milwaukee Parkside School Math: 14% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 805 students
    0.6 miles
    2969 S Howell Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53207
    (414) 294-1600
    0.6 PK-8 805
  • Milwaukee Groppi High School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 140 students
    0.8 miles
    1312 N 27th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53208
    (414) 934-8200
    0.8 9-12 140
  • Milwaukee Clement Avenue Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 462 students
    1.0 miles
    3666 S Clement Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53207
    (414) 294-1500
    1 PK-8 462

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