Burr Intermediate School

Burr Rd
Commack, NY 11725
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 684 students in grades 3-5, Burr Intermediate School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 684 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • : Top 50% in NY
  • : 54% (Top 50%)
  • : 51% (Top 50%)
  • : 90-94% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Burr Intermediate School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Burr Intermediate School's student population of 684 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
684 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
55 teachers
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School Rankings

Burr Intermediate School ranks within the top 50% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Burr Intermediate School is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#1727 out of 4377 schools
(Top 50%)
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54%
46%
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51%
49%
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90-94%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Burr Intermediate School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
8%
10%
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Hispanic
14%
29%
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Black
2%
16%
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White
73%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.44
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Burr Intermediate School's ranking?
Burr Intermediate School is ranked #1727 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Burr Intermediate School often compared to?
Burr Intermediate Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Sawmill Intermediate School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 51% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Burr Intermediate School?
684 students attend Burr Intermediate School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
73% of Burr Intermediate School students are White, 14% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Burr Intermediate School?
Burr Intermediate School has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Burr Intermediate School offer ?
Burr Intermediate School offers enrollment in grades 3-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Burr Intermediate School part of?
Burr Intermediate School is part of Commack Union Free School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 684 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 54% (Top 50%)
  • : 51% (Top 50%)
  • : 90-94% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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