400 Fanyon
Milpitas, CA 95035
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
William Burnett Elementary School serves 538 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
William Burnett Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

William Burnett Elementary School's student population of 538 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
538 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

William Burnett Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of William Burnett Elementary School is 0.50, 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.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1878 out of 9659 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
68%
12%
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Hispanic
17%
56%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
5%
22%
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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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Diversity Score
0.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Students: 538 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.50

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