Burnett Elementary School

  • Burnett Elementary School serves 422 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 14% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 16% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60%.

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School Overview

  • Burnett Elementary School's student population of 422 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students422 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Burnett Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Burnett Elementary School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#1959 out of 2,174 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
10%
15%
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Black
81%
37%
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White
6%
40%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Burnett Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.330.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Burnett Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDouglas County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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I am a teacher at Burnett. I love the students. We have quality for academic programs that address all levels of learning. We offer many different types of extracurricular activities such as chorus, Roadrunners, and Book Bowl.We have a top-notch staff from the administrators to the custodian that make our school a great place to be. We also have a thriving PTA that help further our school's vision.
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