Burton Middle School

  • Burton Middle School serves 532 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 13% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Burton Middle School's student population of 532 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students532 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Burton Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Burton Middle School is 0.46, 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 (CA)
Overall School Rank#8063 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
8%
11%
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Hispanic
71%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
19%
24%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.460.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
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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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