Burton Elementary School

  • Burton Elementary School serves 430 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 39% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Burton Elementary School's student population of 430 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students430 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Burton Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Burton Elementary School is 0.57, which is more 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 (WA)
Overall School Rank#1449 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:119:1
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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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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 WA.
Diversity Score0.570.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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 Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEvergreen (Clark) School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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