Burgess Elementary School

  • Burgess Elementary School serves 429 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the TX average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 71%.
  • Burgess Elementary School operates within the Wichita Falls Independent School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 429 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-6
Total Students429 students
Burgess Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Burgess Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
Burgess Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeBurgess Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
Burgess Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Burgess Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
26%
52%
Burgess Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
45%
13%
Burgess Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
23%
29%
Burgess Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
5%
2%
Burgess Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsBurgess Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.680.63
Burgess Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
86%
52%
Burgess Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
6%
Burgess Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Wichita Falls Independent School District's student population of 12,638 students has decreased by 13% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,106 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,984 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District NameWichita Falls Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
3
Number of Students Managed12,638825
Wichita Falls Independent School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$134 MM$9 MM
Wichita Falls Independent School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$132 MM$10 MM
Wichita Falls Independent School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,106$12,250
Wichita Falls Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,984$12,682
Wichita Falls Independent School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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