Burroughs High School

  • Burroughs High School serves 2,600 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Burroughs High School's student population of 2,600 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 108 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,600 students
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Total Classroom Teachers108 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Burroughs High School's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Burroughs High School is 0.63, 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#1696 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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Asian
10%
11%
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Hispanic
46%
54%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
39%
24%
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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 Burroughs High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.630.64
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Graduation Rate
98%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBurbank Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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