Burton Community Day

  • Burton Community Day serves 2 students in grades 2-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Burton Community Day placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 2:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.

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School Overview

  • Burton Community Day's student population of 2 students has declined by 66% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 2-8
Total Students2 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Burton Community Day is ranked within the top 30% 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 2:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Burton Community Day is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#2742 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Burton Community Day 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 Ratio2:123:1
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Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
100%
54%
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White
n/a
24%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Burton Community Day.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Scoren/a0.41
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Burton Community Day and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBurton Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • Porterville Jim Maples Academy
    Grades: K-6 | 445 students
    0.0 miles
    252 N. W.wood
    Porterville, CA 93257
    (559)781-1658
    0.0 K-6 445
  • Porterville Burton Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 593 students
    0.1 miles
    2375 W. Morton St.
    Porterville, CA 93257
    (559)784-2401
    0.1 K-6 593
  • Porterville Summit Charter Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 1909 students
    0.9 miles
    175 S. Mathew St.
    Porterville, CA 93257
    (559)782-5902
    0.9 K-12 1909
  • Porterville Burton Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 532 students
    1.1 miles
    1155 N. Elderwood St.
    Porterville, CA 93257
    (559)781-2671
    1.1 7-8 532
  • Porterville Oak Grove Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 579 students
    1.1 miles
    1873 W. Mulberry Ave.
    Porterville, CA 93257
    (559)784-0310
    1.1 K-6 579

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