PROFICIENCY 70% 6% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
69%Mitchell Community Schools
69%Mitchell
66%Indiana

Burris Elementary School is a school servicing grades 3 to 5 and is located in the district of "Mitchell Community Schools" in Mitchell, IN. There are a total of 346 students and 21 teachers at Burris Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 159 free lunch students and 23 reduced lunch students.

Burris Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 70.0%, which is 6% higher than than the Indiana average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students346
Teachers21
Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch159
Reduced lunch23

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Burris Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All69%
365-69%
465-69%
570-74%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All71%
375-79%
470-74%
560-64%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Burris Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictIndianaNational
Caucasian 92.7% 94.5% 71.5% 51.1%
African American 0.0% 0.2% 11.5% 15.9%
Asian 1.1% 0.6% 2.0% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 2.8% 1.9% 10.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.6% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.8% 2.4% 4.4% 3.1%

Mitchell demographics profile

StatisticMitchellIndianaNational
Population4,3206,542,411314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)1,31918191
Median age42.237.237.4
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)59%57%55%
Speak English95%92%79%
Speak Spanish3%5%13%

Education level achieved in Mitchell

IndexMitchellIndianaNational
Completed 8th grade70.9%84.4%83.8%
Completed high school68.1%82.6%82.4%
Completed some college32.2%52.7%58.4%
Completed associate degree16.1%31.7%37.2%
Completed bachelors10.5%23.6%29.3%
Completed masters4.4%8.5%11.0%
Completed professional degree1.4%2.3%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.0%1.3%
Source: The Burris Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.