Luther Burbank High School

3500 Florin Rd.
Sacramento, CA 95823
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Luther Burbank High School serves 1,735 students in grades 9-12.
Luther Burbank High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Luther Burbank High School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Luther Burbank High School's student population of 1,735 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,735 students
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Total Classroom Teachers86 teachers
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School Comparison

Luther Burbank High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Luther Burbank High School is 0.72, which is more 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#7782 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
29%
12%
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Hispanic
39%
54%
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Black
22%
5%
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White
3%
23%
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Hawaiian
4%
1%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.720.64
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Graduation Rate
87%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSacramento City Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Luther Burbank High School is Capital City Independent Study (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fern Bacon Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bowling Green Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sacramento Bowling Green Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 815 students
    0.7 miles
    4211 Turnbridge Dr.
    Sacramento, CA 95823
    (916) 433-5426
    0.7 K-6 815
  • Sacramento Cesar Chavez Intermediate Math: 29% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-6 | 384 students
    0.7 miles
    7500 32nd St.
    Sacramento, CA 95822
    (916) 395-4530
    0.7 4-6 384
  • Sacramento Edward Kemble Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 602 students
    0.7 miles
    7495 29th St.
    Sacramento, CA 95822
    (916) 395-4550
    0.7 K-3 602
  • Sacramento Fern Bacon Middle School Math: 22% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 751 students
    0.7 miles
    4140 Cuny Ave.
    Sacramento, CA 95823
    (916) 395-5340
    0.7 7-8 751
  • Sacramento Capital City Independent Study Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 263 students
    0.8 miles
    7222 24th St.
    Sacramento, CA 95823
    (916) 433-5187
    0.8 K-12 263

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