Burton Elementary School

  • Burton Elementary School serves 386 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Burton Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • Burton Elementary School's student population of 386 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students386 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Burton Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Burton Elementary School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#1610 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
31%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
58%
55%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
6%
8%
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Diversity Score0.560.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEvergreen School District (Clark) School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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