Burleson High School

  • Burleson High School serves 1,583 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the TX average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
  • Burleson High School operates within the Burleson Independent School District.
  • Burleson Independent School District's 87% graduation rate is higher than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1583 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 101 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,583 students
Burleson High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Burleson High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 101 teachers
Burleson High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Burleson High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.43 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Burleson High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
4%
Burleson High School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
19%
52%
Burleson High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
5%
13%
Burleson High School Black Students (1994-2015)
White
73%
29%
Burleson High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Burleson High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Burleson High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Burleson High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX 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.
0.43 0.41
Burleson High 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.
23%
52%
Burleson High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
9%
6%
Burleson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Burleson Independent School District's student population of 10,983 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,634 in this district is less than the state average of $12,126. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,288 is less than the state average of $11,704. The district spending/student has declined by 47% over four years.
School District Name Burleson Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
3
Number of Students Managed 10,983 825
Burleson Independent School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 87% 83%
Burleson Independent School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $104 MM $10 MM
Burleson Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $100 MM $10 MM
Burleson Independent School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,634 $12,126
Burleson Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,288 $11,704
Burleson Independent School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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