Burke Elementary School

  • Burke Elementary School serves 345 students in grades 1-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 43% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 48% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 28%.

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School Overview

  • Burke Elementary School's student population of 345 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-6
Total Students345 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Burke Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Burke Elementary School is 0.50, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#1676 out of 2,073 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
11%
6%
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Black
69%
16%
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White
13%
72%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Burke Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.500.45
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Burke Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHICKMAN MILLS C-1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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