Burke Basic School

  • Burke Basic School serves 871 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 42% (which is equal to the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 38% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Burke Basic School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

  • Burke Basic School's student population of 871 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students871 students
This chart display total students of Burke Basic School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Burke Basic School
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Burke Basic School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#1051 out of 1,842 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Burke Basic School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Burke Basic School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a19:1
American Indian
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Burke Basic School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Burke Basic School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
90%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Burke Basic School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Burke Basic School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
5%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Burke Basic School and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Burke Basic School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.190.65
This chart display the diversity score of Burke Basic School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Burke Basic School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Burke Basic School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmerican Basic s LLC School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

5  
I attended Burke basic from kindergarten to third grade and LOVED it. Mr. Gaddie was an amazing principal that made it fun to be in school. Some of my best memories are here!
- Posted by

Review Burke Basic School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Learn about the pros and cons surrounding year-round schools through studies arguing that students perform better in school without a summer break.
Your child’s education is not just his teacher’s responsibility. As a parent, you have the ability to supplement your child’s education at home and to help him succeed in school. Read on to learn some tips to help your child make the most of his education in 2020.
Childhood experiences shape who we become as adults, for good and bad. The new Surgeon General of California is pushing for childhood trauma screening in students in the hopes of resolving some of the issues that might later lead to the development of physical and mental health problems.