William Burnett Elementary School

400 Fanyon
Milpitas, CA 95035
(School attendance zone shown in map)
9/
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Top 20%
Serving 489 students in grades Kindergarten-6, William Burnett Elementary School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the California state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 489 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : Top 20% in CA
  • : 63% (Top 20%)
  • : 67% (Top 20%)
  • : 40-49% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

William Burnett Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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Attribute

School Overview

William Burnett Elementary School's student population of 489 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
489 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

William Burnett Elementary School ranks within the top 20% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of William Burnett Elementary School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
#1174 out of 9602 schools
(Top 20%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of William Burnett Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
63%
33%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of William Burnett Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
67%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of William Burnett Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
40-49%
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
21:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of William Burnett Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
70%
12%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in William Burnett Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
17%
56%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in William Burnett Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in William Burnett Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
4%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in California.
0.48
This chart displays the diversity score of William Burnett Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in William Burnett Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in William Burnett Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is William Burnett Elementary School's ranking?
William Burnett Elementary School is ranked #1174 out of 9,602 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in California.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
63% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while 67% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
How many students attend William Burnett Elementary School?
489 students attend William Burnett Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
70% of William Burnett Elementary School students are Asian, 17% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are White, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of William Burnett Elementary School?
William Burnett Elementary School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does William Burnett Elementary School offer ?
William Burnett Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is William Burnett Elementary School part of?
William Burnett Elementary School is part of Milpitas Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 489 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 63% (Top 20%)
  • : 67% (Top 20%)
  • : 40-49% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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