Burroughs Middle School (Closed 2013)

  • Burroughs Middle School served 406 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 5% (which was lower than the Wisconsin state average of 49%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 4% (which was lower than the Wisconsin state average of 36%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 was higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 96% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students406 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
5%
49%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
4%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
4%
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Hispanic
1%
12%
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Black
89%
9%
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White
4%
70%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Burroughs Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.200.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMilwaukee School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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