Burton Elementary School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 4,840 students in Burton Elementary School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Burton Elementary School District have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Burton Elementary School District are Summit Charter Academy, William R. Buckley Elementary School and Oak Grove Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Burton Elementary School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Burton Elementary School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Burton Elementary School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
7 Schools
10,289 Schools
# Students
4,840 Students
5,950,762 Students
# Teachers
203 Teachers
264,737 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
24:1

District Rank

Burton Elementary School District, which is ranked #1150 of all 1,873 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 70-79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#1157 out of 1942 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Burton Elementary  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Burton Elementary  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Burton Elementary  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(15-16)
85-89%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Burton Elementary  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.42
0.63
# American Indian Students
57 Students
28,341 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
198 Students
702,306 Students
% Asian Students
4%
12%
# Hispanic Students
3,627 Students
3,302,330 Students
% Hispanic Students
75%
56%
# Black Students
19 Students
306,500 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
737 Students
1,289,869 Students
% White Students
15%
22%
# Hawaiian Students
9 Students
25,742 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
193 Students
294,082 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
568
457,990
# Students in 1st Grade:
438
423,037
# Students in 2nd Grade:
458
429,215
# Students in 3rd Grade:
504
436,003
# Students in 4th Grade:
505
443,754
# Students in 5th Grade:
502
446,040
# Students in 6th Grade:
473
437,468
# Students in 7th Grade:
446
457,337
# Students in 8th Grade:
482
464,787
# Students in 9th Grade:
137
499,546
# Students in 10th Grade:
116
493,556
# Students in 11th Grade:
120
477,454
# Students in 12th Grade:
91
484,575
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,215 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,522. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,680 is less than the state median of $19,618. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$59 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Burton Elementary  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$66 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Burton Elementary  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,215
$19,522
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Burton Elementary  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,680
$19,618
This chart display average spending per public school student in Burton Elementary  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Burton Elementary School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Summit Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 37% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
175 S. Mathew St.
Porterville, CA 93257
(559) 782-5902
Grades: K-12
| 2,309 students
Rank: #22.
William R. Buckley Elementary School
Math: 32% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2573 W. W.field Ave.
Porterville, CA 93257
(559) 788-6412
Grades: K-6
| 502 students
Rank: #33.
Oak Grove Elementary School
Math: 35% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1873 W. Mulberry Ave.
Porterville, CA 93257
(559) 784-0310
Grades: K-6
| 496 students
Rank: #44.
Jim Maples Academy
Math: 27% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
252 N. W.wood
Porterville, CA 93257
(559) 781-1658
Grades: K-6
| 421 students
Rank: #55.
Burton Elementary School
Math: 31% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2375 W. Morton St.
Porterville, CA 93257
(559) 784-2401
Grades: K-6
| 501 students
Rank: #66.
Burton Middle School
Math: 15% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1155 N. Elderwood St.
Porterville, CA 93257
(559) 781-2671
Grades: 7-8
| 611 students
Rank: n/an/a
Burton Community Day
Alternative School
264 N. W.wood St.
Porterville, CA 93257
(559) 781-8020
Grades: 2-8
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Burton Elementary
  • 264 N. W.wood St., Porterville, CA, 93257-2542
  • (559) 781-8020
  • burtonschools.org
  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 4,840 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 31%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.42

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