Burney Junior-senior High School

  • Burney Junior-senior High School serves 235 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Burney Junior-senior High School's student population of 235 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students235 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Burney Junior-senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Burney Junior-senior High School is 0.57, 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.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#4787 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:123:1
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American Indian
13%
1%
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Asian
1%
11%
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Hispanic
16%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
62%
24%
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Burney Junior-senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.570.64
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Graduation Rate≥80%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFall River Joint Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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I attended Burney high school for 2 yrs, and was extrememly angry with the treatment I received there. I was in the special ed program, where teachers gave me unfair punishment for bad grades, when there were other people with bad grades also. Non of them recived disiplinary action. The academic prgrams are okay as long as you're not in special ed. There was no parent involovment, since it's a small school there are advantages in sports, music, ext.
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