Bursch Elementary School

  • Bursch Elementary School serves 480 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 22% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Bursch Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.

School Overview

  • Bursch Elementary School's student population of 480 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students480 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bursch Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bursch Elementary School is 0.41, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#6762 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bursch Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bursch Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio22:124:1
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Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
72%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bursch Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
28%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bursch Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
n/a
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bursch Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bursch Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.410.41
This chart display the diversity score of Bursch Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bursch Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bursch Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCompton Unified School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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