720 Cross St.
Burlington, KS 66839
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Burlington Middle School 5 - 8 serves 273 students in grades 5-8.
Burlington Middle School 5 - 8 placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is equal to the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Burlington Middle School 5 - 8's student population of 273 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
273 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Burlington Middle School 5 - 8 is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,267 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Burlington Middle School 5 - 8 is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#655 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
3%
20%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
92%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 273 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.15 (Btm 50%)

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