400 Fremont St.
Colusa, CA 95932
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
James M. Burchfield Primary serves 402 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
James M. Burchfield Primary placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than 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 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

James M. Burchfield Primary's student population of 402 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-3
Total Students
402 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

James M. Burchfield Primary is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of James M. Burchfield Primary is 0.40, 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 Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2491 out of 9659 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
23:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
75%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
19%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-3
  • Students: 402 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.40 (Btm 50%)

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