Burton Elementary School

  • Burton Elementary School serves 492 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 76% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Burton Elementary School's student population of 492 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students492 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Burton Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Burton Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#56 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Burton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Burton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Burton Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Burton Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Burton Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
93%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Burton Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Burton Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.130.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Burton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Burton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBerkley School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Burton Elementary School is Rogers Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Berkley Rogers Elementary School
    Grades: K-12 | 408 students
    0.7 miles
    2265 Hamilton Ave
    Berkley, MI 48072
    (248)837-8800
    0.7 K-12 408
  • Berkley Berkley High School Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1338 students
    0.9 miles
    2325 Catalpa Dr
    Berkley, MI 48072
    (248)837-8100
    0.9 9-12 1338
  • Oak Park Norup International School Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 769 students
    0.9 miles
    14450 Manhattan St
    Oak Park, MI 48237
    (248)837-8300
    0.9 K-12 769
  • Oak Park Ferndale Upper Elementary Campus
    Grades: K-6 | 507 students
    1.1 miles
    24220 Rosewood St
    Oak Park, MI 48237
    (248)547-0880
    1.1 K-6 507
  • Berkley Anderson Middle School Special Education School
    Grades: 6-12 | 588 students
    1.2 miles
    3205 Catalpa Dr
    Berkley, MI 48072
    (248)837-8200
    1.2 6-12 588

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