Burnet Middle School

  • Burnet Middle School serves 1,040 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 49% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Burnet Middle School's student population of 1,040 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 79 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,040 students
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Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Burnet Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Burnet Middle School is 0.29, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#7538 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
84%
52%
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Black
9%
13%
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White
4%
28%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Burnet Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.29n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Burnet Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAustin Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
2  
"Burnet Middle School embraces our multicultural community of students, parents, and educators"...nothing multicultural about Burnet. Mostly Hispanic students and faculty. I would fear for my child's safety if they went to school at Burnet Middle School.
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this school has alot of education and alot of fun stuff like, AVID,french class, homework harbor, afterschool tutoring, gardening club, scrap booking, hip-hop and rap dance lessons, office aides, alot of school dances(with DJ), cool people, cool teachers, and a whole lot more to discover.
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