Burton Elementary School

26315 Scotia Rd
Huntington Woods, MI 48070
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Burton Elementary School serves 480 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Burton Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 79% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 78% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Burton Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Burton Elementary School's student population of 480 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 Prekindergarten-5
Total Students480 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Burton Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Burton Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Burton Elementary School is 0.14, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#35 out of 3119 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
18%
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White
93%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.140.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
45%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
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: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Burton Elementary School is Berkley High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Norup International School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rogers Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Berkley Rogers Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 392 students
    0.7 miles
    2265 Hamilton Ave
    Berkley, MI 48072
    (248) 837-8800
    0.7 PK-5 392
  • Berkley Berkley High School Special Education School
    Math: 2% | Reading: 2%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,384 student
    0.9 miles
    2325 Catalpa Dr
    Berkley, MI 48072
    (248) 837-8100
    0.9 9-12 1,384
  • Oak Park Norup International School Special Education School
    Math: 55% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 779 students
    0.9 miles
    14450 Manhattan St
    Oak Park, MI 48237
    (248) 837-8300
    0.9 PK-8 779
  • Oak Park Tyndall Center
    Grades: PK
    0.9 miles
    14501 Talbot St
    Oak Park, MI 48237
    (248) 837-8900
    0.9 PK n/a
  • Oak Park Ferndale Upper Elementary Campus Magnet School
    Math: 22% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 479 students
    1.1 miles
    24220 Rosewood St
    Oak Park, MI 48237
    (248) 547-0880
    1.1 K-6 479

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