Burks Elementary School

1801 Hill St
Mckinney, TX 75069
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 332 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Burks Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 332 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 84%
  • : Bottom 50% in TX
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Burks Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

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School Overview

Burks Elementary School's student population of 332 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
332 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Burks Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 8,188 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Burks Elementary School is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (TX)
#6833 out of 8188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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25-29%
41%
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30-34%
51%
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20-29%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Burks Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
68%
53%
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Black
12%
13%
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White
16%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Texas.
0.50
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Burks Elementary School's ranking?
Burks Elementary School is ranked #6833 out of 8,188 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Texas.
What schools are Burks Elementary School often compared to?
Burks Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Albert & Iola Lee Davis Malvern Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% TX state average), while 30-34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% TX state average).
How many students attend Burks Elementary School?
332 students attend Burks Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
68% of Burks Elementary School students are Hispanic, 16% of students are White, 12% of students are Black, and 4% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Burks Elementary School?
Burks Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Burks Elementary School offer ?
Burks Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Burks Elementary School part of?
Burks Elementary School is part of Mckinney ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 332 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 84%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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