Luther Burbank Elementary School

8235 Linder Ave
Burbank, IL 60459
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Luther Burbank Elementary School serves 537 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Luther Burbank Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Luther Burbank Elementary School's student population of 537 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students537 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Luther Burbank Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Luther Burbank Elementary School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2728 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
55%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
40%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.540.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Luther Burbank Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBurbank 111 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Luther Burbank Elementary School is Reavis High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Liberty Junior High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Richard Byrd Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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