John Burroughs Middle School

Tel: (323)549-5000
  • John Burroughs Middle School serves 1,849 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • John Burroughs Middle School operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1849 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 67 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,849 students
John Burroughs Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %John Burroughs Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers67 teachers
John Burroughs Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeJohn Burroughs Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio28:124:1
John Burroughs Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
John Burroughs Middle School American Indian Students (1988-2007)
Asian
33%
11%
John Burroughs Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
48%
54%
John Burroughs Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
10%
6%
John Burroughs Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
8%
24%
John Burroughs Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
John Burroughs Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsJohn Burroughs Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.650.41
John Burroughs Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
50%
John Burroughs Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%
John Burroughs Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Los Angeles Unified School District's student population of 642,303 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,871 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,853 is higher than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
988
4
Number of Students Managed642,3031,597
Los Angeles Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$8,437 MM$17 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$9,736 MM$18 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,871$10,238
Los Angeles Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,853$10,739
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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