Peter Burnett Elementary School

Tel: (310)725-2151
  • Peter Burnett Elementary School serves 457 students in grades 3-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Peter Burnett Elementary School operates within the Wiseburn Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 457 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students457 students
Gender %Peter Burnett Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Students by GradePeter Burnett Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.56 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 Ratio27:124:1
Asian
4%
11%
Hispanic
64%
54%
Black
8%
6%
White
15%
24%
Two or more races
9%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsPeter Burnett Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.560.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
9%

District Comparison

  • Wiseburn Unified School District's student population of 3,923 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $5,729 in this district is less than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has declined by 33% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $6,582 is less than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has declined by 23% over four years.
School District NameWiseburn Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed3,9231,564
Wiseburn Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$22 MM$17 MM
Wiseburn Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$26 MM$18 MM
Wiseburn Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$5,729$10,991
Wiseburn Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$6,582$11,482
Wiseburn Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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California public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.