PROFICIENCY 30% 21% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
25%Burton Elementary
24%Porterville
38%California

Burton Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "Burton Elementary" in Porterville, CA. There are a total of 623 students and 24 teachers at Burton Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 26 to 1. There are a total of 475 free lunch students and 47 reduced lunch students.

Burton Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 30.0%, which is 21% lower than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students623
Teachers24
Student/Teacher ratio26:1
Free lunch475
Reduced lunch47

 

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 Burton Elementary, 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
All26%
350-54%
410-14%
515-19%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All34%
340-44%
420-24%
535-39%
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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Burton Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian 19.9% 23.0% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 0.9% 0.7% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 7.0% 4.7% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 21.1% 26.3% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.8% 1.0% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.3% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 50.4% 44.1% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Jim Maples Academy23%0.2Porterville, CA
Summit Charter Academy31%0.8Porterville, CA
Oak Grove Elementary21%0.9Porterville, CA
William R. Buckley Elementary31%1.0Porterville, CA
Burton Middle School22%1.1Porterville, CA
Burton Horizon Academy17%1.2Porterville, CA
West Putnam Elementary17%1.3Porterville, CA
Monache High40%1.3Porterville, CA
Westfield Elementary25%2.0Porterville, CA
Sequoia Middle School33%2.1Porterville, CA
Butterfield Charter High17%2.2Porterville, CA
Monte Vista Elementary19%2.2Porterville, CA

Porterville demographics profile

StatisticPortervilleCaliforniaNational
Population58,47238,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,15923291
Median age29.136.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%52%55%
Speak English45%56%79%
Speak Spanish51%29%13%

Education level achieved in Porterville

IndexPortervilleCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade67.9%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school63.1%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college39.4%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree17.4%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors10.3%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters3.6%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.1%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.2%1.6%1.3%
Source: The Burton Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.